John H. Jenkins Research Fellowship in Texas History

The 2021 John H. Jenkins Research Fellowship in Texas History

The John H. Jenkins Research Fellowship in Texas History is awarded annually for the best research proposal having to do with Texas history.

The proposal, which should be no longer than one page, should specify the purpose of the research, the need for the money, and a description of the end product (article, book, or exhibition, etc.). The award will be announced at the Association's Annual Meeting in March 2021. Judges may withhold the award at their discretion.

Individuals wishing to apply should submit an application form (and attach the proposal and a curriculum vita) by October 15, 2020. Only electronic copies submitted through the above link and received by the deadline will be considered.

If you have trouble submitting the form electronically, please email us at: amawards@tshaonline.org or call 512-471-2600.

The John H. Jenkins Research Fellowship in Texas History was established in 1994 from funds made available by the family and friends of John H. Jenkins. The fellowship honors Mr. Jenkins for all that he accomplished on behalf of Texas history as an author, editor, bookseller, and Fellow and member of the Executive Council of the Texas State Historical Association.

Mail-in application form: TSHA-Fellowship-Submission-Form.pdf

Online application form: Apply Now