The Graduate Program

 Award Announcements

2023 Doris G. Quinn Foundation Dissertation Fellowships

The History Department is pleased to announce the 2022 recipients of the Quinn Fellowship.  Sponsored annually by the Doris G. Quinn Foundation with matching support from Columbia, this fellowship assists students in the final year of dissertation-writing.  This year’s Quinn fellowship funds are being matched by the generous support of the History Department’s Board of Visitors and the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences. The Department is delighted to announce this year’s Quinn Fellows:

  • Isabel Plowright
  • Lynton Lees
  • Stephanie Rivadeneira

You may view past recipients here

2023 Howard and Natalie Shawn Prize

The Howard and Natalie Shawn Prize is awarded to a recently graduated PhD student whose dissertation encompasses political history since 1800.

  • Noelle Turtur