Bradford Dissertation Prize - Extended Deadline

Matthew Byron's picture
March 31, 2017 to April 16, 2017
Georgia, United States
Subject Fields: 
Social History / Studies, Intellectual History, Cultural History / Studies, American History / Studies, Military History

The St. George Tucker Society, an interdisciplinary scholarly organization dedicated to the study of the American South, is proud to announce its annual M. E. Bradford Dissertation Prize. The award recognizes the best dissertation focused on the South, any time period and any discipline. The prize carries a $1,000 award and an expense-paid trip to discuss the project at the Society’s annual meeting. Attendance at the July 27-29, 2017 meeting in Jackson, Mississippi is mandatory for receipt of the prize.  

Eligible dissertations will have been completed and defended in the 2016 calendar year and must be written in English. Self-nominations accepted. Please submit a letter of application, CV, dissertation abstract, and electronic copy of the dissertation by April 15, 2017 to Dr. Matthew A. Byron, Chair of History at Young Harris College via email:

Contact Info: 

Matthew A. Byron

Chair, History Dept

Young Harris College

Young Harris, GA 30582

Contact Email: