ARMY COMBINED ARMS
CENTER ANNOUNCES 2007 DEPUY SPECIAL TOPICS WRITING COMPETITION
The Army Combined Arms Center at
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, is accepting papers for the General William
E. DePuy special topics writing competition. The theme of this
year's competition is "Consolidating Victory: Stability and
Anyone conducting research on issues
related to stabilization, reconstruction, and nation building may
submit papers for consideration. The submission deadline is 1
April 2007. All winning essays will be published in Military
Contest details and a list of
potential topics are available on the Internet at http://usacac.leavenworth.army.mil/CAC/milreview/.
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2007 JAMES LAWTON
COLLINS, JR, SPECIAL TOPICS WRITING COMPETITION
The Army Center of Military History
has announced the 2007 James Lawton Collins, Jr., Special Topics
Writing Competition. The Center invites Army officers in the
rank of major or below, including warrant officers, to submit
original, unclassified essays that describe the actions of a small
Army unit or team no larger than a company engaged in the Global War
on Terrorism. The essay should focus on a discrete action, such
as a single patrol, firefight, battle, convoy, air support mission,
advisory team operation, medical mission, or engineer support action,
but the effort discussed need not involve combat. Papers should
not exceed 5,000 words and may not have been published or submitted
for publication elsewhere. the first prize winner will be
awarded $500, and the second prize winner will receive $250.
Submissions must be received by 1 April 2007. Winning essays
will be published in Army History.
Competition enrollment forms and
further information are available on the internet at http://www.army.mil/cmh-pg/2007Contest.