The New Jersey Historical Commission is now accepting nominations for the Mildred Barry Garvin Prize, an annual award given to a New Jersey teacher, guidance counselor, or school librarian for outstanding teaching of African American history at an grade level between kindergarten and high school.
On December 8, 2014, the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced that $17.9 million in grants have been approved for 233 humanities projects. Mid-Atlantic Region organizations have received $4.9 million in funding for 47 different projects.
The New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance has announced the winners of its 2014 author awards. The awards are given to authors of works that give new understanding of New Jersey’s history and culture, demonstrate original research into New Jersey’s resources,…
Fourteen individuals and organizations from the mid-Atlantic region have been named as recipients of the American Association of Local and State History’s Leadership in History Awards.
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From the American Historical Association:
The American Historical Association has announced the winners of the Bernadotte Schmitt Grant, Albert J. Beveridge Grant, Michael Kraus Research Grant, and Littleton-Griswold Grant. The grantees will be recognized at the annual meeting in January 2015.
From the Smithsonian American Art Museum: Congratulations to Wendy Bellion, who has received the 2014 Charles C. Eldredge Prize from the Smithsonian American Art Museum. The Eldredge Prize recognizes outstanding scholarship in the field of American art and is accompanied…
From the New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance: Every year, the New Jersey Studies Academic Alliance presents awards to individuals who contribute to the understanding of New Jersey Studies. Awards are given to authors of recent New Jersey books, an outstanding teacher, librarian,…
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From H-Oralhist: The Oral History Association is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 OHA Awards. Winners will be honored at the 2013 OHA Annual Meeting, to be held from October 9-13, 2013 at the Skirvin Hotel, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. For more…
From Preservation Pennsylvania: Preservation Pennsylvania announced the recipients of its 2013 Historic Preservation Awards. The awards are presented to individuals and organizations in recognition of significant contributions to the field of historic preservation. A. Roy Smith, F. Otto Haas Award…
From NJAM: Members of the New Jersey Association of Museums are invited to submit nominations for the 2013 John Cotton Dana Ward to be presented Monday, June 10, 2013. The John Cotton Dana award honors professionals who have made significant…