Announcing the Unz Historical Research Competition

The new round of the Historical Research Competition has concluded, and winners have been announced.


The Historical Research Competition which ended in August was a considerable success, with many excellent entries received and the winners afterward announced. As a byproduct, the resources of the website were probably brought to the attention of a much wider circle of researchers and other individuals.

We have therefore decided to announce a new round of the Historical Research Competition, this time with slightly different rules and a $5,000 top prize. For this round, entries will be restricted to the creation or enhancement of Wikipedia entries for any of the periodicals contained in Work must be completed by January 31, 2013 and the winners will be announced by the end of February.


As a means of publicizing the vast quantity of high-quality content material uniquely available on its recently released website, is announcing a historical research competition.

A First Prize of $10,000 and several other cash prizes will be awarded for the most significant and interesting discussion or analysis of some historical issue based on the published source material provided at  All entries must be received by August 31, 2012, and awards will be made by September 30, 2012.

Interested participants should examine the rules, read the description of the available content source material, and then register for the competition.

Good luck!

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