Western Society for French History
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PRIZES AND GRANTS

The Western Society for French History offers prizes for the best papers by graduate students and the best interdisciplinary paper given at the annual conference. The society also offers money for research and travel.

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PRIZES AND GRANTS

The Western Society for French History offers prizes for the best papers by graduate students and the best interdisciplinary paper given at the annual conference. The society also offers money for research and travel.

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Prizes

  • Edward T. Gargan Prize
    Awarded to the best paper given at the annual conference by a graduate student on the post-1800 history of France and the Francophone world.
  • Ronald S. Love Prize
    Awarded to the best paper given at the annual conference by a graduate student on the history of France and the Francophone world before 1800.
  • Millstone Prize
    Awarded to the best interdisciplinary paper presented at the annual meeting.

Travel Grants

  • Millstone Fellowship
    Provides $2500 for research in France for doctoral students and scholars in the early stages of their academic careers.
  • WSFH/FHS Travel and Research Grant
    Provides $2000 for research conducted outside North America to an American or Canadian scholar within five years of earning the doctorate in History. Awarded jointly by the Western Society for French History and the Society for French Historical Studies.