Barbara Wertheimer Prize 2007-2008

Call for applications
To recognize serious study in labor and work history among undergraduate students, the New York Labor History Association will award the Barbara Wertheimer Prize of $100.00 for the best research paper written during the2007-2008 academic year. The prize winning entry will, with permission, be posted on the NYLHA website. Please encourage your best undergraduate students to submit their work.

Papers on any aspect of labor or work history will be considered. Entries will be evaluated on the basis of scholarship and literary merit. A panel chosen by the Association will select the winner.

Entrants should send one copy of their paper to Brian Greenberg, Department of History and Anthropology, Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764. The deadline is June 15, 2008. For further information, contact Professor Greenberg at (732) 571-4477 or by e-mail: