Call for Applications | Iowa History Research Grants for Authors

The State Historical Society of Iowa is pleased to annouce its 2024-25 Research Grants for Authors. 


Apply for a grant to support historical research on a topic related to Iowa history, broadly conceived. Each year, up to 10 research stipends of $1,500 will be awarded to support research related to the history of Iowa or Iowa and the Midwest. Preference is given to proposals that pursue neglected topics or new approaches to more familiar topics.


Grant recipients will produce an annotated manuscript to be considered for publication in the Annals of Iowa, a scholarly journal published quarterly by the State Historical Society of Iowa.


Applications are due April 15, 2024. For more information on applying, please review our guidelines