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Frederick Jackson Turner Award

The Frederick Jackson Turner Award is a Contest sponsored by Organization of American Historians.

Award Information:

Amount of Contest: Average: $1000
Application Deadline: 1-Oct
Requirements: Award is for an author's first book on some significant phase of American history.

Sponsorship provided by:

Organization of American Historians
112 North Bryan Avenue, PO Box 5457
Bloomington, IN 47408-5457
Email Address:
Phone Number: 812 855 9852
Fax Number: 812 855 0696

You can find out more by contacting:

Award and Prize Committee Coordinator

Bloomington, IN 47408-5457
Email Address: 812 855-9852
Phone Number: 812 855 9852
Fax Number: 812 855 0696

It will help if you search for any material provided for the contest. Your best chance of success comes from finding out the requirements from the start and then determining if you qualify. At the outset seek to understand the particular aims of the Organization of American Historians and their goals for the Frederick Jackson Turner Award. If you are qualified, you should determine if there is any likelihood of actually getting the contest. Once you believe that you have a decent shot of actually being a recipient of the Frederick Jackson Turner Award, then it is useful to put forth the effort to apply.

A crucial aspect in the process of trying for the contest is properly completing the forms. Some forms are time consuming and laborious, but it is absolutely critical that your work was done correctly and completely. You don't want to lose out because of some minor point.

After filing, figure out the timeframe regarding when the Frederick Jackson Turner Award distributes any funds so you'll be aware of whether or not it is possible to rely on the contest to assist with any bills associated with your education and what assistance it will provide, since there might be constraints on what expenses are covered by the Frederick Jackson Turner Award. Recently it has become more burdensome to be able to cover all of your financial needs, and obtaining the Frederick Jackson Turner Award to defray some of the costs is often invaluable. If you don't end up getting the Frederick Jackson Turner Award, continue looking, there will be alternative contests and you may find success elsewhere.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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