Awards and Prizes

W.K. Hancock Prize

Janet Butler, Kitty’s War: The Remarkable Wartime Experiences of Kit McNaughton, University of Queensland Press, 2013

 

Ernest Scott Prize

Angela Wanhalla, Matters of the Heart. A History of Interracial Marriage in New Zealand, Auckland University Press, 2013.

 

Jill Roe Prize

Chris Holdridge, The Pageantry of the Anti-Convict Cause: Colonial Loyalism and Settler Celebrations in Tasmania and Cape Colony

 

AHA/ASAL Magarey Medal

Fiona Paisley, The Lone Protester: AM Fernando in Australia and Europe, Aboriginal Studies Press 2012

 

AHA Kay Daniels Award

Kristyn Harman, Aboriginal Convicts: Australian, Khoisan and Maori Exiles,
UNSW Press 2012

 

AHA Serle Award

Carolyn Holbrook, The Great War in the Australian Imagination Since 1915

 

Allan Martin Award

Amanda Kaladelfos, Immigration, Violence and Australia Postwar Politics

 

Pat Grimshaw Prize

Agnieszka Sobocinska

 

The AHA congratulates all the winners.

 

AHA/CAL Travel and Writing Bursaries

Those awarded full bursaries are Isobelle Barrett Myering (UNSW), Miesje de Vogel (UNSW),  Iva Glisic (UWA), Marisa Gonçalves (Wollongong), Effie Karageorgos (Flinders), Hannah Loney (Melbourne), Tristan Moss (ANU), Anne Rees (ANU),  Susan Reidy (Melbourne) and Emily Robertson (UNSW Canberra). The AHA has also awarded part-bursaries, consisting of a conference fee waiver and access to the mentoring and workshop scheme, to Margaret Hutchison (ANU) and Ana Stevenson (Queensland).

 

AHA Prizes 2014 - At a Glance

AHA Prizes 2014 Flyer

 

The AHA prizes are for various categories of endeavour and offer exciting opportunities for new and established historians alike.

Most major prizes are biennial; the next awards will be made in 2014, with a deadline of 1 December 2013 for applications. The Jill Roe Prize has a deadline of 31 March 2014. The Ernest Scott Prize, administered by the University of Melbourne, is an annual prize.

Please note: candidates for AHA prizes must be members of the Australian Historical Association.

 

Major Prizes:

 

ALLAN MARTIN AWARD

 

ERNEST SCOTT PRIZE

     

Application form

 

KAY DANIELS AWARD

 

MAGAREY MEDAL FOR BIOGRAPHY

 

SERLE AWARD

 

W. K. HANCOCK PRIZE

 

 

Minor Prizes

 

NATIONAL ARCHIVES OF AUSTRALIA/AUSTRALIAN HISTORICAL ASSOCIATION POSTGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

The second round of scholarships for 2014 are now open.

Application guidelines and procedures can be found on the NAA website.

 

AHA–CAL TRAVEL and WRITING BURSARIES

The Australian Historical Association (AHA) in association with the Copyright Agency Limited (CAL) is pleased to announce the availability of ten Travel and Writing Bursaries linked to this year’s AHA conference at the University of Queensland, 7–11 July, 2014. Applications due: 15 March 2014.

 

 

Other Prizes and Fellowships

 

 

HISTORY COUNCIL OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA AWARDS

 

 

JAMES SYKES BATTYE MEMORIAL FELLOWSHIP

 

JOHN FERRY AWARD

 

 

MARY BENNETT PRIZE FOR WOMEN'S HISTORY

 

MAX KELLY MEDAL

 

MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIAN DEMOCRACY FELLOWSHIPS

 

 

NSW PREMIER'S HISTORY AWARDS

 

 

PRIME MINISTER'S LITERARY AWARDS

 

QUEENSLAND LITERARY AWARDS