ASECS Women's Caucus Awards for Grad Papers, Indepedent/Adjuct Scholarship, Editing and Translation

full name / name of organization: 
American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies (ASECS), Women's Caucus
contact email: 
asecs@wfu.edu

The Catharine Macaulay Prize for Graduate Student Conference Paper
NEW Deadline for submission: May 31, 2014

The Catharine Macaulay Prize is an annual award made by the Women’s Caucus of ASECS for the best graduate student paper on a feminist or gender studies subject presented at the ASECS Annual Meeting or at any of the regional meetings during the academic year. In addition to special recognition, the prize carries a cash award of $500 (up from $350 in earlier years and announcements).

To be eligible for the prize, papers must advance understanding of gender dynamics, women’s experience, and/or women's contributions to eighteenth-century culture, or offer a feminist analysis of any aspect of eighteenth-century culture and/or society.

The paper you submit for the prize should be the one you presented at the conference without expansion or significant revision.
FMI: http://www.asecswomenscaucus.com/catherine-macaulay-graduate-student-prize.html

Émilie Du Châtelet Award for Independent and Adjunct Scholars
Deadline for submission: January 15, 2015
The Émilie Du Châtelet Award is an annual prize of $500 made by the Women's Caucus of ASECS to support research in progress by an independent or adjunct scholar on a feminist or Women's Studies subject. This prize is for scholars in non-tenure track positions. Send FIVE COPIES of eligible proposals.
FMI: http://www.asecswomenscaucus.com/eacutemilie-du-chacirctelet-award.html

ASECS Women’s Caucus Editing and Translation Fellowship
Deadline for submission: January 15, 2015
The ASECS Women’s Caucus Editing and Translation Fellowship is an annual award of $1000 to support an editing or a translation work in progress of an eighteenth-century primary text on a feminist or a Women’s Studies subject.Send FIVE COPIES of eligible proposals.
FMI: http://www.asecswomenscaucus.com/womens-caucus-editing-and-translation-award.html

All Submissions for the these can be mailed to ASECS office:

PO Box 7867, Wake Forest University,
Winston-Salem, NC 27109;

or, emailed as a Word attachment: asecs@wfu.edu

More information on the prizes as well as other Women's Caucus opportunities (such as mentoring and the library exchange) can be found on their website: http://www.asecswomenscaucus.com/

cfp categories: 
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
eighteenth_century
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
graduate_conferences
interdisciplinary
romantic