Call for Proposals | 2024 Florida Conference of Historians Annual Meeting

Event Details

End: October 20, 2023
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The Florida Conference of Historians (FCH) invites proposals for its 2024 Annual Meeting to be hosted by Eastern Florida State College, January 26-28, 2024. All conference activity will be held at Hotel Melby in downtown Melbourne.  Faculty, independent scholars, graduate students, and undergraduates are all welcome. The organization's name reflects the geographic location of its annual meeting and does not reflect any limitation on subject matter.  Organizers are accepting proposals on any and all areas of historical inquiry in the following categories: Individual papers, Panels, Posters, Media and Film


Important Deadlines:

Proposals are due by October 20, 2023

Hotel registration due by December 15, 2023

Advance registration deadline is December 15, 2023


Those who present individual papers at the annual meeting may submit their work to the FCH Annals: Journal of the Florida Conference of Historians, the organization's peer-reviewed journal.  Papers published in the journal are eligible to compete for prizes in several categories:

  • Thomas M. Campbell Award: $250 for the best Professional level paper
  • Blaine T. Blaine Browne Award: $150 for the best Graduate Student level paper
  • J. Calvitt Clarke III Award: $100 for the best Undergraduate Student level
  • Jack McTague Award: $50 for the best Poster
  • Douglas Astolfi Grant: $750 to an undergraduate student researching a historical topic