The annual Hendricks Award for 2015 will be given this year to the best book relating to any aspect of New Netherland and its legacy. The Award carries a prize of $5,000 as well as a framed print of a painting by L. F. Tantillo.
In 2015, the designated category for submission is recently published books. Three copies of a published book must be submitted on or before February 1, 2015, with a letter of intent to enter the contest. Copies cannot be returned.
Address entries to:
The Annual Hendricks Award Committee
New Netherland Institute
Cultural Education Center, Room 10D45
222 Madison Avenue
Albany, NY 12230-0001
The Award will be presented at the annual New Netherland Seminar to be held in Albany, September 17–19. Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed.
For more information about the award and its benefactor, Dr. Andrew A. Hendricks, go to http://www.