News from the Field: Awards



The King V. Hostick Award from ISHS

Competition for 2013-2014 Established by the late manuscript dealer King V. Hostick, the award provides financial assistance to graduate students in history or library science who are writing dissertations dealing with Illinois. All applications must be received by March 15, 2014 either by United States mail or as an electronic file. For further information contact William Furry, Executive Director, Illinois State Historical Society, P.O. Box 1800, Springfield, Illinois 62705-1800, (217) 525-2781, FAX (217) 525-2783 or email wfurry@historyillinois.org.

American Association of State and Local History "Leadership in History" Award

 AASLH bestows Leadership in History Awards to establish and encourage standards of excellence in the collection, preservation, and interpretation of state and local history in order to make the past more meaningful to all Americans. By publicly recognizing superior and innovative achievements, the Leadership in History Awards serve as an inspiration to others in the field. See more at: http://about.aaslh.org/awards.