SAHR Essay Prize Competition

The Society for Army Historical Research (SAHR) aims to identify, from appropriately submitted pieces of work, the best essay written on the History of the British Army.The competition is open to both University Undergraduates and Sixth Form School Students. The Competition will award a prize of £300 for the winner and a prize of £100 for the runner-up, along with a Certificate. Prize winners will be invited to the subsequent Templer Medal and Prize event to be held in London the second half of April 2013.

The submissions should be about 3000 words in length. Additional instruction for authors, including the style guide and cover forms, can be downloaded from the society website at:

Essays should be submitted electronically to Ilya Berkovich at by the deadline of 15 February 2013.

Informal queries about the essay competition can be made to the SAHR student representative Ms. Ismini Pells at

Published on: 
14 Jan 2013