Monsignor William Noe’ Field Award for Catholic New Jersey History.
This award named in honor of the late Monsignor William Noe’ Field
(1915-2000), a noted rare book librarian and bibliophile is bestowed on
the best publication in the field of New Jersey Catholic history produced
over the past two year period. This award is open to everyone who has
published anything related to the major theme including general works,
(auto)biographies, diocesan works, institutional, parish, or other topics
related to Catholicism and New Jersey between January 1, 2009 and December
31, 2010 is acceptable for consideration.
Amount of Award
The best submission will receive an award of $500.00
Book (Academic, Popular, Specialty Presses and Self-Published), Journal
(Peer-Reviewed or Non Academic); Thesis, Dissertation, Monograph,
Conference Proceedings, etc. Other types of media will be considered if
they meet the thematic qualifications outlined above.
Applicants will be required to submit two copies of their work to the
review committee along with a cover letter outlining their submission in
Materials need to be received by the review committee by July 1, 2011.
Announcement of Award
The awardee will be informed of the review committee decision by September
Fernanda Perrone, Chair of Awards Committee
New Jersey Catholic Historical Commission
Msgr. William Noe’ Field Archives & Special Collections Center
Walsh Library – First Floor
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079
Alan De Lozier, Executive Director