Call for Submissions | Hendricks Award - New Netherland Institute

This year's Annual Hendricks Award will be awarded to a dissertation manuscript completed in the last two years (2021-2023) relating to any aspect of New Netherland and the Dutch colonial experience in North America up to 1776 and its legacy. The award carries a prize of $5,000, as well as a framed print of Len Tantillo's painting Fort Orange and the Patroon's House. The prize-winner, chosen by a five-member panel of scholars, is selected in May or June.  Please send PDF submissions to by January 15, 2024.  For more information, please visit