Call for Submissions | Graduate Student Essay Contest from the Michigan Historical Review

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End: July 1, 2022
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The Michigan Historical Review will close its 2022 Graduate Student Essay Contest on July 1, 2022. The winner will receive a cash prize of $1,000 and publication in our Spring 2023 issue. The contest is open to papers from graduate students exploring themes related to Michigan’s past.


Submissions must:


• Use original, primary source research and represent an addition to historical knowledge.

• Be a recommended 10,000-15,000 words, double-spaced, and footnoted (without author’s name anywhere within the manuscript).

• Include a cover letter with the author’s name and name of the graduate school program.


Submissions will be judged on originality, research, style, and proper documentation.


Deadline is July 1, 2022. Send submissions to


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Emily Allison, HSM Publications

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