Graduate Student Research Paper Award

Recognizes the pioneering research contributions of the next generation of scholars of eighteenth-century studies, this $200 award will recognize an outstanding research essay of 15-30 pages, which has not been previously published.

Copies of the submission as well as a letter of endorsement from a mentoring professor, which outlines the originality and contributions that the essay makes to the field of eighteenth-century studies should be sent to:


Buffalo State College

1300 Elmwood Avenue, KH213

Buffalo, NY 14222


The deadline for applications is January 1, and the announcement of the winner will be made at the annual meeting.

We would also like to remind faculty members to encourage applications from their most gifted students for both the GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH PAPER AWARD and the GRADUATE STUDENT ANNUAL CONFERENCE PAPER AWARD.