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Bradley L. Coleman
John A. Adams Center
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Virginia Military Institute
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Lexington, VA  24450

Dissertation Prize

Each spring, the Adams Center awards a $3,000 grant to a graduate student in history or related field working on a dissertation in the area of Cold War military history. The award is intended to promote innovative scholarship on Cold War topics. Information on the 2015 dissertation prize, including application instructions, will be posted this winter. Stay tuned! 

Previous recipients of the prize include:

Nathaniel R. Weber, “U.S. Military Assistance and Advisory Groups, 1945-1965,” Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas. 

Brett M. Reilly, “International Military Advising and the Armed Forces of the State of Vietnam and Republic of Vietnam, 1948-1975,” University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin. 

Fatih Tokatli, “Turkish-American Military Cooperation and Transformation of Turkish Military in the Cold War, 1947-1954,” Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey.