The Allen Isaacman Prize in African Studies

The Allen Isaacman Prize in African Studies, offered jointly by the Department of History and the Black Studies Program, awards $5,000 to a student who intends to pursue African Studies on a doctoral level.

Eligibility: You must be a junior or a senior in good standing to apply for this prize.

Applications must include:

  • A one-page statement discussing your plan for graduate study in African studies.
  • A copy of a research paper, written on any topic in African Studies, with a preference for a History paper.
  • A copy of your transcript and at least one reference.
  • Downloadable application form is available below.

Information Session - Thursday, March 30, 2023 - 12:30pm-2:00pm
Department of Classical and Modern Languages and Literatures
NAC 5/223, Conference Room

Application Due:
Monday, April 10, 2023


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