Missouri Conference on History > Awards

Book Award

The Book Award will be given to the best volume on any historical topic written by a Missouri resident and published in the calendar year preceding the conference. The winner will receive a $500 prize. Award winners will be announced at the annual Missouri Conference on History.

Those who wish to be considered for this prize should watch for the call for nominations to open late in the calendar year.

Lawrence O. Christensen Article Award

Articles eligible for nomination must relate to a Missouri history topic and have been published during the calendar year preceding the conference (no restriction on residence of the author). The author of the winning article will receive a $250 prize. Award winners will be announced at the annual Missouri Conference on History.

Those who wish to be considered for this prize should watch for the call for nominations to open late in the calendar year.

Student Paper Prize

The Missouri Conference on History presents a $250 prize for the best student paper presented at each annual conference. Students who wish to be considered for this prize should submit an electronic version of the completed paper of between 3,000 and 4,000 words.

Award winners will be announced at the annual Missouri Conference on History.

Watch for the call for nominations to open late in the calendar year.

Lynn and Kristen Morrow Missouri History Student Prize

The annual Morrow Missouri History Student Prize is a $150 prize for the best student paper on an aspect of Missouri history presented at the conference. Students who wish to be considered for this prize should submit an electronic version of the completed paper of between 3,000 and 4,000 words. Award winners will be announced at the annual Missouri Conference on History.

Watch for the call for nominations to open late in the calendar year.