The ICHTH Doctoral Dissertation Prize for the History and Theory of Historiography

The International Comission for the History and Theory of Historiography is offering a prize ($500) for a doctoral dissertation on any subject in the following fields: historical theory, history of historiography, philosophy of history, historical methodology and historical culture.


Submissions are now open for 2017 ICHTH DOCTORAL DISSERTATION PRIZE (defended in 2015, 2016 and 2017).



  • detailed CV and list of publications
  • the dissertation in digital format and/or in printed form (if published),
  • an extensive summary of minimum 2000 words (approximately 6 pages) in English IF the dissertation is not written in English.

All submissions should be sent to Chair of the Selection
Committee – Professor Chris Lorenz
cfg.lorenz [at]
The deadline for submission: 31st March 2018.



Last updated: 20.12.2017