4th ALICE GOULD AWARD 2018
DAR España Chapter
The Chapter in Spain of the Daughters of the American Revolution and the University Research Institute for North-American Studies “Benjamin Franklin” of the Universidad de Alcalá announce the Alice Gould Award in recognition of the promotion of American History and Education.
This award addresses to a student of any of the Masters in the Teach & Learn Program of the Instituto Franklin-UAH of the course 2017/2018.
The award of a cheque of 400€ that will be directly given to the award holder. The research project will be published in the “Biblioteca Benjamin Franklin”. A second prize of €100 will also be given.
Research projects must be a MA thesis of the T&L program presented as final project of the Master. There will be special consideration of those projects that bring about one of the following topics:
- Education: comparative studies in Educational Systems, and other aspects such as the introduction of American Culture, methodology, values…
- History: women’s role in American Society. Immigration, …
- The holder will be invited to one of the DAR meetings in Madrid where she will present her project.
- The holder must mention the received aid in the publications derived from the research project.
The application form must be duly completed and submitted together with:
- Curriculum vitae (résumé)
- MA Thesis
Deadline for submission: June 1st, 2018.
A print copy of the proposals must be given at the Instituto Franklin-UAH front desk in order to be signed and stamped. Proposals with no signature will not be considered as candidates.
A Commission appointed by DAR and the Instituto Franklin-UAH will study and evaluate the proposals.
The final decision will be announced in the graduation ceremony of the Teach & Learn Program in June 2018 and then it will be published on the Instituto Franklin-UAH website.
The project will be published in the book collection “Biblioteca Benjamin Franklin” of Instituto Franklin-UAH. Submitted manuscripts must meet standards of publication of the Institute.
For any questions before submitting, please contact the Research Assistant: Laura Álvarez Trigo firstname.lastname@example.org
For submitting print proposals, please contact Laura Rey: email@example.com