Society for History in the Federal Government Member Awards
This annual award is given for excellence in scholarship on the history of the federal government, produced by a Society for History in the Federal Government member and a Federal Government History Office. The work may be presented in a publication, digital project, or other media. One award is given to an individual and one is given to an organization.
Entries [on which the member’s suitability for the award will be judged] may be monographs, articles, essays, edited collections, digital projects, or any other publicly available historical work produced by a member or organization on the history of the Federal Government. Submissions published online will be considered.
Entries are judged for value in furthering the understanding and history of the federal government; quality and thoroughness of research; style and appropriateness or presentation; suitability and rigor of methodology; and use of original and primary materials.