Professional Historian Essay Contest Winners
1st Prize: "Training for Great Power Competition: The 1947 Japan Exercises," Corbin Williamson, Ph.D.
2nd Prize: "Towards a New Navalism for the Twenty-first Century," Andrew K. Blackley
Rising Historian Essay Contest Winners
1st Prize: "Where to Point the Periscope: The Use—and Misuse—of Submarines in Great Power Combat," Lieutenant Commander Jeff Vandenengel, USN
2nd Prize: "Lessons from the 600-Ship Navy," Lieutenant (Junior Grade) Joseph W. Sims, USN
3rd Prize: "The Reckoning of Reform: Realigning the U.S. Navy for Near-Peer Conflict in the 21st Century," Lieutenant Jack W. Tribolet, USN