The Gilder Lehrman History Scholars Program is now accepting applications

The Gilder Lehrman History Scholar Award recognizes outstanding graduating college seniors who have demonstrated academic and extracurricular excellence in American History or American Studies. Awardees will attend specially arranged meetings with leading historians and tours of historic archives. Only graduating seniors who majored in History or American Studies may apply.

The application deadline is Thursday, Mar. 15, 2012.

For more information on the program or to download the application, visit the Program Website .

Students interested in applying may contact Dr. Geoff Hempill at or 718.982.2301 for assistance with their applications. Further information can also be found in the Career and Scholarship Center in Building 1A, Room 105.