The SCSC awards 5 book prizes, 3 article prizes, a young scholars award, a publication subvention award -- the Founder's Prize -- and, on occasion, the SCSC Medal. Nominations for these prizes may be made by anyone, and self nominations are also accepted.

To support the various prizes of the SCSC, please consider making a donation to the SCSC endowment. Please visit our endowment page.

For book prizes, please send 3 copies of the book; article prize submission may be made electronically. Submissions for the Founder's Prize must include the manuscript and publication contract. Please submit all materials for prize nominations by April 1 of the year following publication to the Sixteenth Century Society's Executive Director:

Bruce Janacek, Executive Director
Sixteenth Century Society and Conference
Department of History
North Central College
30 N. Brainard St.
Naperville, IL 60540 USA

For information about the specific prizes and to view lists of past prize winners, click on the links to the left.