2011 William T. Stearn Student Essay Prize Competition

The Society for the History of Natural History invites submissions to the 2011 William T. Stearn Student Essay Prize Competition.  The prize will be awarded to the best original, unpublished, essay in the field of history of natural history. The submission deadline is 30 June 2011.

The competition is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students in full or part-time education.  Entry is not limited to members of SHNH. Entries will be considered by a panel of three judges appointed by the Council of the Society.  The winner will receive £300 and be offered membership of the Society for one year.  The winning essay will normally be published in the Society’s journal Archives of natural history.

The submission deadline is 30 June 2011.

Entries, which must be prepared in conformity with the bibliographic conventions of Archives of Natural History, will be considered by a panel of three judges appointed by the Council of the Society. Entry is not limited to members of the SHNH.

The Prize’s rules and an entry form are available for download as Adobe Acrobat (PDF) files from the SHNH website: http://www.shnh.org.uk


		

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