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Call for Entries

MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History is pleased to invite submissions for the 2019 Thomas Fleming Award, named for an esteemed historian who was a valued contributor to MHQ in a writing career spanning more than 50 years.

MHQ aims to honor Tom Fleming’s remarkable contributions to the field by inviting our readers—some of the world’s most knowledgeable amateur and professional military historians—to submit original articles on any topic that relates to military history. The winner of this year’s award will receive $5,000, with his or her article featured in a future issue of MHQ.

The Fine Print

Articles submitted must be original and must not have been published elsewhere in whole or in part. Articles must be between 1,500 and 5,000 words. One submission per entrant. Entries must note the writer’s name, mailing address, and telephone number and must be emailed to with the subject line: Thomas Fleming Award. The deadline is June 30, 2019. All submissions will be acknowledged by email.