Author Archives: Sadie Bergen

About Sadie Bergen

Sadie Bergen is the AHA’s editorial assistant. Sadie graduated with honors from the University of Chicago in June 2015 with a B.A. in history. During her final year at the U of C, she studied the involvement of Chicago women’s clubs in the early birth control movement. As an undergraduate, Sadie also worked as a student assistant for the University of Chicago Press, as a book review editor for the humanities journal Critical Inquiry, and as an interviewer for the university’s admissions office.

Grant of the Week

Grant of the Week: AJHA Margaret A. Blanchard Doctoral Dissertation Prize

Every week, AHA Today showcases a new grant, fellowship, or scholarship of interest to historians which has been posted to our free Calendar. This week we are featuring the American Journalism Historians Association (AJHA) Margaret A. Blanchard Doctoral Dissertation Prize. Given for the first time in 1997, the prize is awarded annually for the best doctoral dissertation dealing with mass communication history. An honorarium of $500 accompanies the prize, and a $200 honorarium is awarded to each honorable mention.