Ausschreibung: Prize of the German Historical Institute London

Bewerbungsschluss: 31. Juli 2020

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),
  • Anglo-German relations or Anglo-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 2019 and 31 July 2020. 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  • a declaration that the work will not be published before the judges have reached a final decision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 2020. Applications and theses should be sent by email as a PDF attachment to: prize(ghi)ghil.ac.uk.

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

The Prize will be presented on the occasion of the Institute's Annual Lecture on 6 November 2020.

More information on previous winners.