OVERDYKE STUDENT AWARDS IN NORTH LOUISIANA HISTORY

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Type: 
Prize
Date: 
March 28, 2017
Location: 
Louisiana, United States
Subject Fields: 
Social History / Studies, Historic Preservation, Humanities, Cultural History / Studies

OVERDYKE STUDENT AWARDS IN

NORTH LOUISIANA HISTORY

TO BE PRESENTED AT THE SPRING LUNCHEON

 

Place, Date, and time to be announced in the spring

 

These awards are made in memory of Dr. W. Darrell Overdyke, Centenary College, through the generosity of the late Mrs. Overdyke and her brother, Mr. E. Laurence Walker, of Shreveport, Louisiana.

 

A.        $200.00 first prize for best article submitted by an Undergraduate Student on some aspect of North Louisiana History. Second prize is $150.00. Third prize is $100.00. Winners are guests at the spring luncheon.

B.         $200.00 first prize for best article submitted by a Graduate Student on some aspect of North Louisiana History. Second place prize is $150.00. Third place prize is $100.00. Winners are guests at the spring luncheon.

C.         A one-year complimentary subscription to North Louisiana History, the Journal of the North Louisiana Historical Association, will be awarded to each placing entry. The prize-winning articles must be published exclusively in the North Louisiana Historical Association’s journal.

D.        GUIDELINES

1.         Entrant must have been a student in the past school year and be so certified by a memo from a faculty member. Include the student’s educational level (undergraduate, graduate), home mailing address, e-mail address, and telephone number in the memo.

2.         Length of the article should not exceed 25 double-spaced, typed pages.

3.         DEADLINE for submission: March 28, 2017.

4.         Manuscripts should be typed and contain footnotes or endnotes and a bibliography. Manuscripts will not be returned. Please send cover letter and manuscript via email.

5.         All entries and letters of support should be emailed to:

 

Ms. Kathleen T. Smith, Editor

North Louisiana Historical Association

ksmith@lsus.edu or englishlsus@yahoo.com

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Ms. Kathleen T. Smith, Editor

North Louisiana Historical Association

 

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