History of Parliament Undergraduate Dissertation Competition 2023

The History of Parliament Trust will award a prize of £250 to the best undergraduate dissertation presented in 2023 on a subject relating to British or Irish parliamentary or political history.

Each university History department is invited to enter one dissertation which they consider to qualify.  They should send a digital copy of the entry to Connie Jeffery at cjeffery@histparl.ac.uk together with a completed entry form (see below). (Please note printed copies are no longer required to be submitted).


The closing date for receipt of entries is 29 September 2023.


Parliamentary History has agreed to consider publication in the Journal for the winning dissertation. The decision to publish or not will be at the discretion of the editor of Parliamentary History. They may ask for appropriate amendments if necessary.

 Click here for full information and entry form.

For any queries, please contact: cjeffery@histparl.ac.uk.


For details about the History of Parliament Trust, please see our website, www.historyofparliamentonline.org.