2022 - Yuliya Ilchuk, Nikolai Gogol: Performing Hybrid Identity (University of Toronto Press)
Honorable Mention: Olena Palko, Making Ukraine Soviet: Literature and Cultural Politics under Lenin and Stalin (Bloomsbury Publishers)
2021 - Andriy Zayarnyuk, L’viv’s Uncertain Destination: A City and Its Train Terminal from Franz Joseph I to Brezhnev (University of Toronto Press).
Honorable Mention: Oleksandra Wallo, Ukrainian Women Writers and the National Imaginary: From the Collapse of the USSR to the Euromaidan (University of Toronto Press).
Honorable Mention: Jessica Zychowicz, Superfluous Women: Art, Feminism, and Revolution in Twenty-First- Century Ukraine (University of Toronto Press).
2020 - Simone Attilio Bellezza, "The Shore of Expectations: A Cultural History of the Shistdesiatnyky" (CIUS Press)