Call for Submissions: Hugh F. Rankin Graduate Student Prize in Louisiana History (Richard)

Gregory Richard Discussion
From Professor Michael Martin of UL Lafayette:
The Hugh F. Rankin Prize is awarded each year to the graduate student in history who submits the best unpublished article-length essay in Louisiana history or a related topic.  Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited graduate program at either the M.A. or Ph.D. level, and the essay must be based on original research. The award will be a cash prize, to be presented at the banquet of the LHA's annual meeting.  The winning essay will be considered for publication in the LHA journal Louisiana History.  The deadline for submission is February 5, 2015.  Part-time graduate students are eligible.  Please send submissions to: Dr. Michael S. Martin, Managing Editor, Louisiana Historical Association, P. O. Box 40831, Lafayette, LA, 70504, or via email to
Michael S. Martin
Director, Center for Louisiana Studies
Director, UL Press
Cheryl Courrege Burguieres Professor in History 
Managing Editor, Louisiana History 
University of Louisiana at Lafayette