Founders' JSAH Article Award
Presented by the Society of Architectural Historians for the best article on the history of architecture published by an emerging scholar in the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians.
The Founders' Award is given annually for the best article on the history of architecture published in the preceding two years in the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians by an emerging scholar.
2013 Founders Award Winner:
Kathryn E. O’Rourke, “Guardians of Their Own Health: Tuberculosis, Rationalism, and Reform in Modern Mexico,” JSAH, Volume 71, Number 1, March 2012
The award consists of a citation to be presented at the Society's Annual Meeting in April. The award will be announced in the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians and the Newsletter of the Society after the presentation.
Criteria for Submission
For the purposes of this award, an "emerging scholar" is defined as someone under the age of 40 or within five years of the completion of a terminal degree at the time of submission of the article. Authors will be asked by the Journal editor whether they are eligible, and if eligible, authors will be asked to submit a curriculum vitae.
Criteria for Award
- Publication in the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians during previous two years. Articles from the December issue may be forwarded in galley form.
- Excellence of scholarship and presentation.
Method of Submission
Upon publication of each issue of the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, Founders Award application materials are sent to all eligible JSAH authors. Those interested in being considered for this award are asked to submit a c.v. to the Journal editor immediately upon receipt.