Article & Essay Awards

Arrell M. Gibson Award

$500 annual award for the best essay on the history of Native Americans

 

Arrington-Prucha Prize

$500 annual award for the best article on the history of religion in the West

 

Bolton-Cutter Award

$500 annual award for the best journal article on Spanish Borderlands history

 

Jensen-Miller Award

$500 annual award for the best article in the field of women and gender in the North American West

 

Michael P. Malone Award

$500 annual award for the best article, essay or commentary on state, provincial, or territorial history in North America appearing in a periodical publication.

 

Oscar O. Winther Award

$500 annual award for the best article published in the Western Historical Quarterly.

 

Ray Allen Billington Prize

$500 annual award for the best journal article in Western history not published in the Western Historical Quarterly.




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