Call For Papers on Michigan History: 2022 Graduate Student Essay Prize from the Michigan Historical Review

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Call for Papers
July 1, 2022
Michigan, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Urban History / Studies, Local History, Rural History / Studies, Social History / Studies

The Michigan Historical Review will soon close its 2022 Graduate Student Essay Prize. The winner will receive a cash prize of $1,000 and publication in our Spring 2023 issue. The contest is open to papers from graduate students exploring themes related to Michigan’s past. 

Submissions must: 

• Use original, primary source research and represent an addition to historical knowledge. 
• Be a recommended 10,000-15,000 words, double-spaced, and footnoted (without author’s name anywhere within the manuscript).
• Include a cover letter with the author’s name and name of the graduate school program. 

Submissions will be judged on originality, research, style, and proper documentation. 

Deadline is July 1, 2022. Send submissions to

Contact Info: 

Nathan Bierma, Assistant Editor for HSM Publications

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