Apply for ASEH Prizes, Awards, and Fellowships
ASEH is now accepting applications for research fellowships, and submissions and nominations for prizes and awards. Click on the links below for more information and instructions about how to apply and submit nominations.
All deadlines are November 20, 2022.
Each year, ASEH awards five prizes for outstanding scholarship in the field of environmental history. Please read the instructions for submitting your work for consideration for each prize listed below.
George Perkins Marsh Prize for best book in environmental history
Alice Hamilton Prize for best article outside journal Environmental History
Leopold-Hidy Prize for best article in journal Environmental History (with Forest History Society)
Rachel Carson Prize for best dissertation in environmental history
ASEH-FHS Graduate Student Essay Prize
The ASEH currently offers four research fellowships: the Hal Rothman Dissertation Fellowship, the J. Donald Hughes Graduate Research Fellowship, the Equity Graduate Student Fellowship, and the Samuel P. Hays Fellowship.
The Rothman, Hughes, and Equity Fellowships are reserved for graduate students; the Hays Fellowship is open to all non-student practicing historians.
In addition, the ASEH co-sponsors the ASEH–Newberry Library Fellowship for scholars who will work with the Newberry's extensive holdings in Chicago.
ASEH will also award its annual Distinguished Scholar Award and Lisa Mighetto Distinguished Service Award, along with the Distinguished Career in Public Environmental History Award.
You can nominate candidates for these awards here.