The American Academy for Jewish Research invites submissions for the Salo Wittmayer Baron Book Prize. The Baron Book Prize ($3,000) is awarded annually to the author of an outstanding first book in Jewish studies.
Eligibility: An academic book, in English, in any area of Jewish studies published in calendar year 2022. The work must be the author’s first scholarly book. Authors must have received their Ph.D. within the previous ten years, no earlier than 2012.
When submitting a book for consideration, please have four copies sent, along with a statement including the author’s email address and when and where the author received their Ph.D. In addition, please send a digital submission of the author’s book to the below email address. Hard copy books can be sent to:
American Academy for Jewish Research 221 E. Michigan Ave #883
Grass Lake, Michigan 49240
Please email email@example.com when books are placed in the mail.
For further information, please contact Professor Anna Shternshis, Chair of the prize committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: 31 January 2023.