Submissions for the 2023-2024 Michigan Journal of History are open until January 20, 2024.

Submission Criteria

  • Must be an undergraduate student or have graduated within the past semester.
  • Paper must be between 10 and 30 pages in length (please do not submit papers single spaced).
  • Paper must be graded and have received a grade of B+ or above.
  • Paper must have a historical theme (we will consider papers from art history, classic civilization, anthropology, etc).
  • Paper must not have been previously published in any student or professional publication.
  • Must agree to the University of Michigan policies on plagiarism/academic integrity.
  • Paper must have Chicago Style citations.  Papers with other citation styles must be converted into Chicago Style prior to submission.

By submitting your paper, you are agreeing to these academic integrity rules.

How to Submit

Submissions to the Journal can be made by e-mail to:

In the body of the e-mail, you must include: your name, email address, telephone number, the University you attend, the course and professor for which the paper was written, and the grade received. Then, attach the submission to the email in Microsoft Word (.doc or .docx) format.

Questions? Comments? Email Isabella Blanton at