Ausschreibung: Prize of the German Historical Institute London

Bewerbungsschluss: 31. Juli 2021

Prize of the German Historical Institute London

The Prize of the German Historical Institute London is awarded annually for an outstanding Ph.D. thesis on

  • German history (submitted to a British or Irish university),
  • British history or British colonial history (submitted to a German university),
  • British-German relations or British-German comparative history (submitted to a British, Irish, or German university).

The Prize is 1,000 Euros.

To be eligible, applicants must have successfully completed doctoral exams and vivas between 1 August 2020 and 31 July 2021.

Application Details

To apply, send one copy of the thesis with

  •     a one-page abstract
  •     examiners’ reports on the thesis
  •     a brief CV
  •     a declaration that the work will not be published before the judges have reached a final decision
  •     a supervisor’s reference

to reach the Director of the German Historical Institute London, 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ, by 31 July 2021. Applications and theses should be sent by email as a PDF attachment to: prize@ghil.ac.uk.

If the prize-winning thesis is on British history, British colonial history, British-German relations or British-German comparative history it may also be considered for publication in one of the Institute's publication series.