2020: Jessica Barbata Jackson, for Dixie’s Italians: Sicilians, Race, and Citizenship in the Jim Crow Gulf South & Giorgio Bertellini for The Divo and the Duce: Promoting Film Stardom and Political Leadership in 1920s America
2019: Ryan Antonucci, Building a New (Deal) Identity: The Evolution of Italian-American Political Culture, 1910-1936 & Anthony Mitzel, Ephemerality and Diaspora the Memes of Production in Italian American Culture
2018: Jessica Leonora Whitehead, "Cinema-Going on the Margins: The Mascioli Film Circuit of Northeastern Ontario"
2017: Eva Pelayo Sanudo, "Genre, Gender and Space: Family Saga, Streets in the Italian American Experience"
2016: No Fellowship Awarded
2015: Anna Ciamparella, "World Greetings: Atlantic and Cosmopolitan Reflections on Giuseppe Ungaretti's, Langston Hughes's, and Antonio D'Alfonso's Works"
2014: Anthony Mitzel, "The Ethnogenesis of Youngstown's Italians: Studying Narrative Accounts
2013: Sarah Salter, "Patterns of Imagination and Recognition in Italy and the United States 1790-1910"
2012: Andrew Hoyt, "The Black Ink of the Subversive Press: Propaganda Networks, Radical Print Culture, and Revolutionary Social Fields"
2011: Laura Cappone, "Local Responses to International Challenges: The Migratory and Entrepreneurial Experiences of Casalviovani in Detroit, Windsor, San Diego, and Toronto"
2010: Theodora Patrona, "Novels of Return: Ethnic Space in Contemporary Greek American and Italian American Literature"
2009: Evelyn Ferraro, "Italian National Identity and the Culture of Migration"
2008: Danielle Battisti, "Italian Immigration in the U.S. after World War II"