The Australian Historical Association and the editors of History Australia are pleased to announce a new prize for work by Early Career Historians. The Ann Curthoys Prize is awarded for the best unpublished article-length work by an Early Career Researcher (within 5 years of PhD graduation) in any one or combination of the following fields in which Ann published:
* Australian history
* feminist history
* Indigenous history
* transnational/comparative/colonial history
* history and theory
The Prize honours the varied work and dedicated service to the historical profession of Professor Ann Curthoys; it is generously funded by Ann and Macquarie University, where Ann completed her PhD.
The winner will be awarded:
* $750 in prize money
* A citation, presented annually at the AHA national conference.
In addition to the Prize the winning entry will be considered for publication in History Australia – the journal of the Australian Historical Association. The prize will be announced at the AHA conference.
Applications are currently open and will close on June 7.
Information about eligibility and how to apply can be found here.