Student Awards and Funding



The History Department is pleased to be able to offer a number of scholarships and awards to our students, including

If you have any questions about History Department Scholarships, please contact one of the members of the department’s Scholarships and Awards Committee (Karin Breuer, Vivian Conger or Jason Freitag). You can download a flyer announcing our Scholarship Competition for awards in Academic Year 2018-2019 here.

Funding Opportunities Outside the Department

Funding for individual student projects -- internships, travel to archives or to conferences, and more -- may also be available through the H&S Dean's office or the IC Provost's office.

History Award Winners 2011
Generous Gifts
Women's Suffrage Protesters

These departmental awards are made possible by the generous gifts of:

  • David Sass, a 1957 graduate of the history department;
  • Elliot Mayrock, a 1973 graduate of the department; and
  • Robert Ryan, a professor in the history department for more than forty years.