We are happy to announce the competition for the 2018 Ruth J. Simmons Thesis Prize. This $1,000 prize is awarded to the African American Studies concentrator whose thesis best exhibits excellence in research and writing within the field of African American StudiesIf you wish to have your thesis considered for the prize, please submit the following to Jana Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Email a scanned copy of your thesis by May 7, 2018.
- Request your department also email copies of the readers’ reports by May 18, 2018.
- Ask your advisor to a written letter of support by May 18, 2018.
The prize will be awarded on Class Day, June 8, 2018.