This award recognizes the most outstanding book on the history of education published during the previous year. This includes work on schooling as well as educational institutions and processes more broadly, concerning the U.S. and/or other locations. Only books copyrighted in 2016 are eligible for consideration for the 2017 prize. 

Please ask your publisher to nominate and send your book to the committee for consideration. The deadline for this award is May 15th. In order to be considered, review copies of your book must be received by all three members of the committee at the addresses listed below no later than May 15th, 2017. 


Charles Dorn, Bowdoin College, 5800 College Station, Brunswick, Maine, USA, 04011-8449

Edward Janak, Gillham Hall 5000-C, Mail Stop 921, 2801 W. Bancroft, St., University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606-3390

Sonya Ramsey, 6208 Creek Breeze Road, Charlotte, NC 28369