The Ottawa Historical Society sponsors the the Colonel By Award competition, with a $500 prize.
Who? Undergraduate and graduate students.
What? A paper on some aspect of the history of Ottawa and its surroundings (the link between the topic and Ottawa may be minor; for example, a ministry based in Ottawa that had a role in a national issue); submit an electronic copy of the paper to: firstname.lastname@example.org
When? Submission deadline: May 15th, 2018.
A departmental jury will choose the winner and will forward its decision to the Ottawa Historical Society, which will give the award.