ENIUGH and the Institut für Kultur- und Universalgeschichte Leipzig (which was founded in 1909 by Karl Lamprecht as part of the University of Leipzig and is now an independent research unit working in the field of global history) are holding the biennial competition for MA- or PhD-theses from the social sciences and humanities, with a clear historical perspective
A prize of € 1.500 will be awarded for one Master or doctoral thesis. The author is expected to cover publications costs.
Any paper submitted is expected to deal with a historical topic exploring a global perspective, either by addressing it from a comparative point of view, by examining processes of cultural transfers, or by seeking to understand the entanglements of various spatial frameworks.
The selection of prize-winning manuscript is in the hands of a committee with three members from ENIUGH’s Steering Committee, the director of the Institut für Kultur- und Universalgeschichte and one member from ENIUGH’s headquarters
The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2017.
All manuscripts must be word-processed or typed, double-spaced and sent by email to: