Award for research on history of postal system
The United States Postal Service sponsors two biennial prizes for scholarly works on the history of the American postal system. Conference papers, theses, dissertations, or published works by students are eligible for a $1,000 award; published works by faculty members, independent scholars, and public historians are eligible for a $2,000 award.
The next deadline is Dec. 1, 2015.
For further details, see the website for the Rita Lloyd Moroney Awards, http://about.usps.com/who-we-are/postal-history/moroney-award.htm or contact Richard Kielbowicz, Dept. of Communication, Univ. of Washington, email@example.com.