Archive for February 9, 2015

Women’s History Network – Community History Prize sponsored by the History Press

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 –

To see details of last year’s winner and those projects awarded a Highly Commended status see

To see the range of books published by the History Press visit

For further details see

To enter: Please, follow the provided link to download WHN Community Prize Nomination Form.

You also need to provide supporting evidence of the project , for example: a copy of the book, pamphlet, website, video etc produced, photographs or video of the event, artefact or exhibition, copies of any newspaper reports, reviews or feedback on the project.

The completed nomination form and supporting evidence must be sent by 31 May 2015 via email to Professor Maggie Andrews

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.


WHN Community Prize