Either author or publisher may submit for the historical fiction or recording community activism prize; publishers must submit for the legal history prize. Three copies of submissions for the legal history prize or the Malott Prize should be made to the address indicated on the contact page. Two copies are required for the historical history submissions, to the address shown on the contact page.
The deadlines for two Langum Prizes are the same, December 1st annually for books to be considered for that year’s prize; books published in the month of December are included in that year and must be received by advanced reading copies or proofs by December 1st.
The deadline for the Malott Prize is December 1st of the even numbered year that completes the two year cycle. Again, materials published or produced in the December of an even numbered year must be included in the cycle ending with the end of the year, but may be submitted in preliminary form.