Current Prize Calls

Call for Submissions

Gregory Sprague Prize

The CLGBTH will award the Gregory Sprague Prize for an outstanding published or unpublished paper, article, book chapter, or dissertation chapter on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer history completed in English by a graduate student in 2018 or 2019.

Application Deadline: Work must be submitted in PDF form in one email; emailed submissions must be sent by 11:59pm (Pacific time), 1 October 2019 to all members of the prize committee.

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Audre Lorde Prize

The CLGBTH will award the Audre Lorde Prize for an outstanding article on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer history published in English in 2018 or 2019.

Application Deadline: Articles must be submitted in PDF form in one email; emailed submissions must be sent by 11:59pm (Pacific time), 1 October 2019 to all members of the prize committee. If an article is scheduled to be published after the October 1st submission deadline, but before December 31st 2019, nominees may submit page proofs.

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Allan Bérubé Prize

The CLGBTH will award the Allan Bérubé Prize for outstanding work in public or community-based lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer history that opened to the public in 2018 or 2019. The Bérubé Prize is underwritten by the GLBT Historical Society in San Francisco, CA. Activists, students, faculty, authors, readers, editors, or publishers can nominate. Self- nominations are also encouraged. Please submit a letter of no more than three double-spaced pages describing the project and how it reflects outstanding work in public or community-based lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and/or queer history. Depending on the type of project, submissions may also include supplementary materials such as videos, links to websites, exhibition catalogs, or similar. Questions can be addressed to prize committee chair, Jennifer Brier.

Application Deadline: Submit cover letter in PDF form, and supplemental digital materials (if any), in one email; emailed submissions must be sent by 11:59pm (Pacific time), 1 October 2019 to all members of the prize committee. Supplemental physical materials, if any, may be sent to committee members; please contact them for postal addresses. These materials must also be postmarked by October 1, 2019.

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