The Harvey M. Applebaum '59 Award is conferred on a Yale College senior for an outstanding essay based on research done in the Yale University Library's government documents collections. The prize is an award of $500.
This prize was established in 2008 by the daughters of Harvey M. Applebaum, class of 1959, in honor of his 70th birthday. Mr. Applebaum is a senior counsel, specializing in international trade and antitrust law, with the Washington firm of Covington & Burling LLP and a lecturer at the University of Virginia School of Law. He is a past Chairman of the Association of Yale Alumni and the Yale Alumni Magazine board.
To be eligible, senior essays must have substantive use of one of the following collections:
* Canadian federal government
*European Union (but not include government information from individual member countries)
* Food and Agriculture Organization
The submission deadline for 2020 has closed. The deadline for 2021 will be announced in the Spring 2021. Please contact Kenya Flash, Government Information Librarian at the Marx Library, with any questions about the Applebaum Award.
Prize Winners from 2020
Against Executive-Controlled Administrative Law Judges, Stephanie N. Higginson
Prize Winners from 2019
Prize Winners from 2018
Convergence Towards an Optimal Currency Area in the European Union, Santiago Botto Tornielli
Prize Winners from 2017
Prize Winners from 2016
The Re-Recruit, Devon Brody Geyelin
US Foreign Policy and the Soviet-Afghan War: A Revisionist History, Julie Lowenstein
Prize Winners from 2015
Prize Winners from 2013
Prize Winners from 2012
Cease or Persist? Gene Patents and the Clinical Diagnostics Dilemma, Christopher Lee