Larry McNeill Research Fellowship in Texas Legal History

2021 Larry McNeill Research Fellowship in Texas Legal History


The Larry McNeill Research Fellowship in Texas Legal History is awarded annually for the best research proposal on some aspect of Texas legal history.

The application, which should be no longer than two pages, should specify the purpose of the research and provide a description of the end product (article or book). Please include a complete vita with the application. The award will be announced at the Association’s Annual Meeting in March 2021. Judges may withhold the award at their discretion.

Individuals wishing to apply should submit an application form (and attach the proposal and a curriculum vita) by October 15, 2020. Only electronic copies submitted by the deadline will be considered.

If you have trouble submitting the new application form, please email us at: or call: (512) 471-2600.

The Larry McNeill Research Fellowship in Texas Legal History was established in 2019 by the Texas Supreme Court Historical Society (TSCHS) in honor of Larry McNeill, a past president of TSCHS and the Texas State Historical Association. The award recognizes his commitment to fostering academic and grassroots research in Texas legal history.

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