Watt Award: Call for Submissions

May 11, 2021

George Watt in Spain. (The 15th International Brigade Photographic Unit Photograph Collection; ALBA Photo 011; ALBA Photo number:11_0186s. Tamiment Library/Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives.)

Students around the world are invited to submit their work for ALBA’s annual essay prize. The Watt Award, named in honor of Lincoln Brigade volunteer George Watt, awards outstanding work about any aspect of the Spanish Civil War, the global political or cultural struggles against fascism in the 1920s and 1930s, or the lifetime histories and contributions of the international volunteers who fought in support of the Spanish Republic from 1936 to 1938.

The contest offers cash prizes and accepts submissions in Graduate, Undergraduate, and, Pre-Collegiate (high school) categories. The deadline for submission is July 5, 2021, and all submissions should be emailed to dmeaney@alba-valb.org. More details, in English and Spanish, here.

To read about previous award winners, click here.


One Response to “ Watt Award: Call for Submissions ”

  1. Liana Katz on May 30, 2021 at 10:00 pm

    Thank you for your comment. Dennis will reply this week by email.