Two $500 annual awards will be given to Native American students, undergraduate, M.A., or Ph.D., to help lessen the burden of costs to attend the annual Western History Association. In addition, the cost of conference registration and tickets to the WHA Welcoming Reception, Graduate Student Reception, Presidential luncheon, and Indian Scholars Luncheon will be included in the award.
The WHA especially thanks Colorado College’s Hulbert Center for Southwest Studies for its generosity in supporting this award in 2019.
To be considered for this award, send a letter of interest, cv, and letter of support from a faculty advisor to each member of the committee listed below.
Award Application Deadline: June 15, 2019
The award recipient(s) will be notified by September 15. View a list of past recipients.
Julie L. Reed
2019 | Deserea R. Langley and Kristen Simmons
2018 | Ryan Booth and Bridget Groat
2017 | John Little
2016 | Alaina Roberts
2015 | Vanessa Esquivido-Meza and Tiffany Hale
2014 | Jameson R. Sweet
2013 | Margaret Huettl and Farina King
2012 | No Award Given
2011 | Maurice Crandall and Alessandra La Rocca Link
2010 | Angel Hinzo and Julie Reed
2009 | Farina King and Josh Horowitz
2008 | Elise Boxer
2007 | Doug Kiel and Nicole Nesberg
2006 | Heather Ponchetti Daly and Joshua Reid
2005 | Jessica Pedro and Skott Vigil
2004 | Jeffrey Means and Rosalyn Rae LaPier
2003 | Elise Boxer and Kim Suina