Awarded to a graduate student interested in pursuing research on family histories. William Pate, who graduated from Georgia State with a B.A. in Journalism and an M.A. in Communication, established this endowment in memory of his cousin, Margaret Ewing, who had a specific interest in family history and studied the history of the Pate family. In addition this fund allows the History Department to purchase equipment to conduct oral histories.
2012-2013 Jessica C. Edens (Pictured)
2011-2012 Nathaniel G. Jordan
2010-2011 Stephanie Gagnon
2009-2010 Elizabeth Henry
2008-2009 Lisa Shannon-Flagg