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Blue and Gray Education Society Excellence in Public History Award

The Society of Civil War Historians solicits nominations for the $5000 Award for Excellence in Public History. Funded by the Blue and Gray Education Society, the award recognizes an outstanding public history project completed and made available to the public in 2012 or 2013 that enhances public awareness and understanding of the Civil War era, including the events leading to the war and its direct consequences.

Eligible projects include:

Nineteenth Century Studies Association 2013 Emerging Scholars Award

The Nineteenth Century Studies Association (NCSA) is pleased to announce the 2013 Emerging Scholars Award. The work of emerging scholars represents the promise and long-term future of interdisciplinary scholarship in 19th-century studies. In recognition of the excellent publications of this constituency of emerging scholars, this award recognizes an outstanding article or essay published within five years of the author's doctorate.

Nineteenth Century Studies Association 2014 Article Prize

The Nineteenth Century Studies Association (NCSA) is pleased to announce the 2014 Article Prize, which recognizes excellence in scholarly studies from any discipline focusing on any aspect of the long 19th century (French Revolution to World War I). The winner will receive a cash award of $500 to be presented at the Thirty-fifth Annual NCSA Conference, “Urbanism and Urbanity” in Chicago, Illinois (March 20-22, 2014).

Society for the History of Children and Youth Outreach Grants 2014

The Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY) will award two $500 grants and one $1500 grant for events that take place in 2014 to projects related to the history of children and youth deemed worthy by the Outreach and Executive Committees of the SHCY.

1. The $500 grants will help defray expenses for speakers, workshops, and other scholarly events fully or partially devoted to the history of children and youth.  Possible uses: •Keynote speakers or panelists •Receptions •Printed materials •Publicity •Support for students attending the event

Contributor Needed: The Routledge Handbook of U.S. Diplomatic and Military History

Dear Historians, Political Scientists, and experts,

We are working on a contracted book titled The Routledge Handbook of U.S. Diplomatic and Military History: The Colonial Period to 1877. We have already gathered a number of great contributors for this volume and are seeking an additional contributor.

We see this book being used as an excellent reference, and in upper level or graduate classes on military or diplomatic history, with the potential for individual essays or chapters being used in a wide range of courses.

CFP: Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, "Special Issue: Immigration and Ethnicity in Pennsylvania History"

Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography
Special Issue: Immigration and Ethnicity in Pennsylvania History Guest Edited by Kathryn E. Wilson and Rosalind J. Beiler (October 2016)

The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography is issuing a call for articles to be included in a special issue of the magazine on immigration and ethnicity in Pennsylvania’s history scheduled for an October 2016 publication.

The editors seek submissions of the following two sorts:

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