Battista Award-MA

Graduate Battista Student Paper Award

Thanks to the generosity of an almunus, the Department of History awards  $200 for the best graduate research paper or MA thesis chapter.


Submissions for Fall 2022 are due on 8 Nov. by 11.59 pm


Submissions are subject to the following criteria.

a)     Only research papers and thesis chapters will be considered.

b)    The paper must have been written as part of the graduate coursework at UNC Charlotte. Cross-listed history courses are accepted.

c)     The committee only considers papers written during the ongoing academic or calendar year that have not been entered for another paper prize in the History Department
d)    The paper must be between 25 and 35 double-spaced pages in length, including notes (single-spaced) and excluding the bibliography.


 Submissions must be completed through the Unievrsity Scholarship Office portal (you will have to search for the Battista awards there; be sure to choose the graduate version). Limit one submission per student


Recent Awardees

Spring 2022: Teresa Lowenstein