The Distinguished Service Award

The Conference on Latin American History Award for Distinguished Service to the profession was established in 1969 by the General Committee and approved in 1971. The following guidelines are based upon the relevant CLAH By-Laws. Requirements of the Award: The award shall be conferred upon a person whose career in scholarship, teaching, publishing, librarianship, institutional development or other fields demonstrates significant contributions to the advancement of the study of Latin American history in the United States.

The CLAH welcomes nominations for the 2022 Distinguished Service Award. The award of $1,500 is conferred upon a person whose career in scholarship, teaching, publishing, librarianship, institutional development or other fields demonstrates significant contributions to the advancement of the study of Latin American history in the United States.  Members interested in making a nomination should contact any of the following committee members no later than June 1, 2022:

Distinguished Service Award Committee for 2022:

Paula Alonso (Chair)

George Washington University
History/International Affairs
Phillips Hall 310, 801 22nd St., NW
Washington, DC 20052

Joaquín Chávez
Department of History
University of Illinois at Chicago
913 University Hall
601 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7139
chavezj1@uic.edu


Rafael Ioris
University of Denver
History Department/Univ. of Denver
2000 E. Asbury
#367 Strum Hall
Denver, CO 80208

(303) 871-2347

Deadline for receipt of nominations: June 1, 2022

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