Center for History and Culture Annual Book Prize

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The Center for History and Culture is pleased to announce an annual Book Award for the best book related to the history, culture, or creative activities of Southeast Texas and the Upper Gulf Coast.  The purpose of the prize is to promote scholarship, knowledge, and writing about the region.  Books must have been published and copyrighted in 2016 or 2017 to be eligible.  We do not accept self-published books.  The winning author will receive $1,000, which will be awarded on March 26, 2018.  Judges may withhold or divide the award at their discretion.

Authors and/or publishers should submit three copies of their book by December 1, 2017 to:

Dr. Mary Scheer, Director
Center for History and Culture
PO Box 10048
Lamar University
Beaumont, Tx 77710