Ezio Cappadocia Prize for Best Unpublished Manuscript 2017

Publish Date: Jul 18, 2017

Deadline: Aug 15, 2017

Ezio Cappadocia Prize for Best Unpublished Manuscript

The Society for Italian Historical Studies, in affiliation with the American Historical Association, again offers a prize of $400 for the Ezio Cappadocia Prize for Best Unpublished Manuscript on the history of Italy of dissertation length. Since the object of the award is to encourage fresh interest in Italian history, the prize is offered for the first or second study in the field by a scholar who has received the Ph.D. since January 1, 2016. Competitors must be current members of the SIHS.

Only manuscripts that are judged worthy of scholarly publication will be considered. Acceptance of a study for publication during the period of competition will not disqualify it from consideration. Scholars and students regularly resident in the United States or in Canada are eligible for the award. The SIHS reserves the right to withhold the prize if no manuscript deemed worthy is submitted. Please do not send any recommendations.

The prize will be announced at the January 2018 meeting of the Society for Italian Historical Studies.

One physical copy of the work, with a brief curriculum vitae, should be sent to each of the following committee members; they must be received no later than August 15, 2017. A second copy of the work and brief curriculum vitaeshould be sent by email to the same committee members. Those wishing to have their manuscripts returned should mention it in their applications.

Award Committee:

Marla Stone (Committee Chair)
Department of History
Occidental College
Los Angeles, CA 90041

Eileen Ryan
933 McClellan Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148

Matthew Vester
History Department
West Virginia University
Morgantown WV 26506-6303

A brief vita and the title of the entry should also be sent to the Executive Secretary, to whom all requests for further information should be addressed:

Roy Domenico
Executive Secretary, SIHS
History Department
University of Scranton
Scranton, PA 18510-4648

For more information please click "Further Official Information" below.

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