This annual prize of £500 is awarded for a Community History Project by, about, or for Women in a particular locale or community which has led to the production of a documentary, pamphlet, book, exhibition, artefact or event completed between the 1st of January 2014 and 31st May 2015.
Individuals or groups can nominate themselves or someone else up to the 31 May 2015.
The Prize will be judged by a panel made up of representatives of: the WHN, The History Press, Archives and Community Historians and awarded at the WHN National Conference in September 2015. For further details of the Conference or the Women History Network visit – http://womenshistorynetwork.org/womens-history-network-annual-conference-2015/
To see details of last year’s winner and those projects awarded a Highly Commended status see http://womenshistorynetwork.org/2014-community-history-prizewinner-announced/#more-4375
To see the range of books published by the History Press visit http://www.thehistorypress.co.uk/
For further details see http://www.thehistorypress.co.uk/womens-history-network
Further supporting materials can be sent via post to Prof. Maggie Andrews (WHN Community Prize) IHCA, Breden 137, University of Worcester, Henwick Grove, WR2 6AJ.