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CHA Prizes

As part of its mandate to promote and recognise excellence in historical research, the CHA awards a series of prizes. 

The Canadian Historical Association is proud to announce the launch of its 2017 prize competitions

Jean-Marie Fecteau for a graduate student article; John Bullen for the best thesis; Clio for regional history;Wallace K. Ferguson for the best book in history from other parts of the world; and Sir John A. Macdonald for the outstanding book in Canadian history.

Good luck to all of those submitting an article, thesis or book for the prizes!

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Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

The Medal RecipientsThe medals were given to our present and past presidents in recognition of their significant contribution in advancing the study of history in Canada and their commitment to the CHA. Elected by their...More

 

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The François-Xavier Garneau Medal


The François-Xavier Garneau Medal, awarded every five years, is the most prestigious of the CHA prizes. It honours an outstanding Canadian contribution to historical research.
Medal Winners

2010John C. Weaver. The Great...More

 

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The Sir John A. Macdonald Prize
                             
The Sir John A. Macdonald Prize is awarded annually to the best scholarly book in Canadian history and is also be awarded the Governor General Award for Scholarly Achievement at the Annual
Governor General History Awards...More

 

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The Wallace K. Ferguson Prize
The Wallace K. Ferguson Prize is awarded annually to the best book in history other than Canadian. The prize, in the amount of $1,000, is awarded to a Canadian citizen or permanent resident at the Annual Meeting of the ...More

 

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The Clio Prizes
These annual awards are given for meritorious publications or for exceptional contributions by individuals or organizations to regional history...More

 

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The Albert B. Corey Prize
The Albert B. Corey Prize in Canadian-American Relations, jointly sponsored by the Canadian Historical Association and the American Historical Association is awarded to the best book dealing with the history of Canadian-...More

 

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The John Bullen Prize
The John Bullen Prize honours the outstanding Ph.D. thesis on a historical topic submitted in a Canadian university...More

 

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The CHA Journal Prize ( The best article from #1 and #2 issues)
The CHA Journal Prize is awarded every year for the best essay published each year in the Journal of the Canadian Historical Association. The adjudication committee consists of the editorial board and a representative fr...More

 

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CHA Student Prize
JEAN-MARIE FECTEAU PRIZE. The prize, in the amount of $250, will be awarded for the best article published in a pee...More

 

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The Canadian Aboriginal History Prizes
The winner of the 2016 Book Prize ...More

 

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The CCWH-CCHF Book Prize
The Hilda Neatby Prize recognises each year the best book on women's history...More
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The Hilda Neatby Prize - English Article
The Hilda Neatby Prize recognises each year the best articles in French and English on women's history...More

 

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The Hilda Neatby Prize - French Language Article

The Hilda Neatby Prize recognises each year the best articles in French and English on women's history...More

 

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Political History Prize - Best Book
The Political History Group (PHG), a committee affiliated with the Canadian Historical Association, is pleased to offer a prize for the best book in Canadian political history...More

 

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Political History Prize - Best Article (English Language)
The Political History Group (PHG), a committee affiliated with the Canadian Historical Association, is pleased to offer a prize for the best article in Canadian political history.The Canadian Historical Association’s Pol...More

 

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Political History Group - Best Article Prize (French Language)
The Political History Group (PHG), a committee affiliated with the Canadian Historical Association, is pleased to award a prize for the best article in political history (French language)....More

 

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Public History Prize
The Canadian Committee on Public History, affiliated with the Canadian Historical Association, is pleased to award a prize for best project in public history...More

 

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The Eugene A. Forsey Prize
The Canadian Committee on Labour History is proud to award a prize for the best thesis on labour history...More
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The Neil Sutherland Article Prize
This award honours the pioneering work of Canadian historian Neil Sutherland in the history of children and youth by recognizing outstanding contributions to the field. The prize is given out on a biennial basis under th...More
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Prize for Best article on the history of Sexuality
The Canadian Committee on the History of Sexuality awards a Prize for Best Article on the History of Sexuality in Canada. The CCHS prize is designed to recognize excellence in and encourage the growth of scholarly work i...More

 

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Canadian Committee on Migration, Ethnicity and Transnationalism Article Prize
The CCMET Article Prize acknowledges scholarly articles and book chapters, in English and French, judged to have made an original, significant, and meritorious contribution to the historical study of migration ...More

 

 

 

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The Media and Communication History Committee Prize
The Media and Communication History Committee is pleased to announce that the winner of the 2016 Best Graduate Student Paper Prize... More

 

 

iaona_radu.jpg The Canadian Oral History Association (COHA) Prize
The Canadian Oral History Association (COHA) Prize is awarded to an outstanding example of oral history practise...More

 

 


 

 

  

 

 

 

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