George L. Mosse Prize

George L. MosseThe American Historical Association awards the George L. Mosse Prize annually for an outstanding major work of extraordinary scholarly distinction, creativity, and originality in the intellectual and cultural history of Europe since 1500. This prize was established with funds donated by former students, colleagues, and friends of Dr. Mosse. The general rules for submission are:

  1. Only books of a high scholarly distinction should be submitted. Research accuracy, originality, and literary merit are important selection factors.
  2. Books with an imprint of 2014 are eligible for the 2015 award.
  3. Nominators must complete an online prize submission form for each book submitted.
  4. One copy of each entry must be sent to each committee member and clearly labeled “Mosse Prize Entry.” Electronic copies may be sent only to committee members who have indicated they will accept them.

Please Note: Entries must be postmarked or transmitted by May 15, 2015, to be eligible for the 2015 competition. Entries will not be returned. Recipients will be announced at the January 2016 AHA annual meeting in Atlanta.

For questions, please contact the Prize Administrator.

Contact Information for Committee Members

Send one copy to each committee member and complete the prize submission form (above).

Celia S. Applegate Brad S. Gregory Allyson M. Poska
Vanderbilt Univ. 1114 N. Notre Dame Ave. Univ. of Mary Washington
Dept. of History South Bend, IN 46617 Dept. of History and American Studies
PMB 351802 1301 College Ave.
2301 Vanderbilt Pl. Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Nashville, TN 37235-1802 Will accept Kindle submissions
at aposka@umw.edu