The Economic History Society offers a prize of £1,000, to be awarded biennially, for the best first monograph in Economic and/or Social History, usually published within 10 years of the author having been awarded a PhD. Only monographs published in English and published during 2016 and 2017 will be eligible for the 2018 prize.
A copy of the author’s full CV and three copies of the book under consideration must be submitted with the application. The books cannot be returned to the author.
The winner of the First Monograph Prize will be announced at the annual conference.
Nominations, from any member of the Economic History Society, should be sent to the administrative secretary, Maureen Galbraith. The deadline for applications is: 30 September 2017. Books published by 31 December 2017 will be eligible for consideration, however, the nomination must be received by the 30 September deadline.
Books should please be mailed to:
Economic History Society
Dept of Economic & Social History
University of Glasgow