HOTCUS welcomes applications for its inaugural 2017 Article Prize, which will recognize the outstanding research being published by HOTCUS members.

The prize of £100.00 will be awarded to the best article on a twentieth-century US history topic published in a peer-reviewed scholarly journal during the 2016 calendar year. Submissions may be made by authors or editors, and authors may be at any career stage, but they must be members of HOTCUS.

To enter, authors or editors should email a PDF of their article to the HOTCUS Committee Secretary, Nick Witham ( The deadline for entries is 28 February 2017.