Breen Scholarship

The History Department of the Arts and Humanities, GVSU offer an annual Quirinus Breen Prize in honor of Professor Quirinius Breen. This award is for student research essays on historical subjects. Essays may be developed from class assignments or written especially for a particular year’s competition.

  • Applicants must be enrolled full time
  • Students must be regularly enrolled in any history courses

To be accepted for the competition, an essay must:

  • be based on research in primary and/or secondary source
  • clearly concern itself with historical questions
  • demonstrate the author’s skills in using historical method
  • contain no more than 30 pages or less than 10 pages, excluding footnotes and bibliography

Contact Information: Professor Gabriele Gottlieb, gottlieg@gvsu.edu

Award
$350
Scopes
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, History
Deadline
03/01/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. To be accepted for the competition, you must upload your essay here. An essay must: be based on research in primary and/or secondary source; clearly concern itself with historical questions; demonstrate the author's skills in using historical method; contain no more than 30 pages or less than 10 pages, excluding footnotes and bibliography.