Coral Horton Tullis Memorial Prize for Best Book on Texas History
The Tullis Memorial Prize is awarded annually to the best book on Texas published during the calendar year. The winning author for 2016 will be presented a certificate and $2,000 at the Association's annual meeting in March 2017. Judges may withhold the award at their discretion.
Publishers should submit an entry form and three (3) copies of each entry published and copyrighted in 2016 to the TSHA office by October 7, 2016. Books published after October 7 but copyrighted during the calendar year will be accepted until December 12.
Tullis Memorial Prize
Texas State Historical Association
3001 Lake Austin Blvd.
Austin, TX 78703
The Coral Horton Tullis Memorial Prize was established in 1967 by her children, John L. Tullis and Mrs. W. D. (Jean Tullis) White Sr. The prize honors Mrs. Tullis for all that she accomplished on behalf of history while teaching at the University of Texas at Austin for thirty-five years and during her forty-year tenure as treasurer and corresponding Secretary of the Texas State Historical Association.