Ends on February 28, 2019

This category is to submit up to 5 INDIVIDUAL pieces with HISTORY THEMES to consider for the Charter Oak Award for Best Historical and for open-reading publication in our annual literary journal of history, Footnote. This is NOT the place for full book manuscripts.

This free category does NOT come with the complimentary copy of Footnote or any feedback options. You will receive a standard form reply only. Our regular history category is still open if you want feedback services or a sample copy of the journal.

Read our complete general guidelines here.

Read history-themed and Footnote guidelines here.

Read historical pieces we have previously published here.

Do not put your name or any identifying marks inside the file, in the title, or in the file name.

•No cover pages with contact information or acknowledgments within the file.

•Submit up to 5 pieces with a noticeable history theme in a single document.

We pay token for all the work we accept.