The Baensch Prize is awarded for the best essay on Wisconsin history. Essay submissions considered need not deal with Wisconsin exclusively,
but the subject must clearly center on the history of the territory and/or state.
How to Apply
Students will be considered for the Baensch Prize by completing the Department of History Undergraduate Writing Prize Application in WiSH.
Visit the Wisconsin Scholarship Hub (WiSH) to apply for Department of History writing prizes by logging in to your WiSH dashboard or by using the Sign In button in the top-right corner of your screen.