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Outreach and Education Competitions

//Outreach and Education Competitions

BSHS Engagement Fellowship

The British Society for the History of Science (BSHS) is delighted to announce the second iteration of a scheme to support small and local museums, archives, galleries and libraries whose collections connect to themes in the history of science, technology, engineering and medicine. This scheme will fund the placement of Master’s or PhD students with heritage [...]

By | 2017-09-01T15:28:09+00:00 September 1st, 2017|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellowship

BSHS Engagement Fellowships: Hosts Announced

The BSHS is delighted to have awarded our first BSHS Engagement Fellowships to support small and local museums, archives, galleries and libraries whose collections connect to themes in the history of science, technology, engineering and medicine. This scheme funds the placement of Master’s or PhD students with heritage organisations and museums for the equivalent of a month’s work (timescales [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:19+00:00 November 21st, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Jobs, Fellowships & Studentships, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Uncategorized|Comments Off on BSHS Engagement Fellowships: Hosts Announced

Winner of the Great Exhibitions Competition!

The BSHS is delighted to announce that the winner of the fourth Great Exhibitions Competition, is the Adler Planetarium, Chicago for their innovative display, What is a Planet? They have put together an engaging exhibition which draws on cutting-edge research to provide a fascinating and immersive visitor experience. In judging the entries, the Outreach and [...]

By | 2017-01-29T11:26:32+00:00 November 7th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Winner of the Great Exhibitions Competition!

Great Exhibitions Competition 2016

The British Society for the History of Science Prize for Exhibits on the History of Science, Technology and Medicine 2016 The BSHS Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce its fourth Great Exhibitions competition, kindly funded by the B.Gee bequest. The winners in the 2014 competition were the National Maritime Museum for Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for [...]

By | 2016-10-03T13:01:03+00:00 May 24th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Museums, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions Competition 2016

Dingle Prize Winner 2015

The BSHS is delighted to announce that the 2015 Dingle Prize for the best book in history of science, technology and medicine accessible to a popular audience is awarded to Martin Rudwick for his book Earth’s Deep History: how it was discovered and why it matters (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2014). The judging was chaired by [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:38+00:00 June 19th, 2015|Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Dingle Prize Winner 2015

Great Exhibitions 2014 Winners

The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Education Committee is delighted to announce that the 2014 Great Exhibitions prize for large displays has been awarded to the National Maritime Museum, London, for Ships, Clocks and Stars: the Quest for Longitude. This wonderful exhibition can be seen until 4 January 2015. The small [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 November 27th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions 2014 Winners

Dingle Prize 2017

The British Society for the History of Science invites book nominations for the 2017 Dingle Prize. In keeping with the Society’s concern to communicate history of science to broad audiences, the 2017 Dingle Prize will be offered for the best book in the history of science, technology, and medicine, first published in English in 2015 [...]

By | 2017-11-10T09:53:39+00:00 October 3rd, 2014|BSHS Announcements, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Dingle Prize 2017

Great Exhibitions 2014

The British Society for the History of Science Prize for Exhibits on the History of Science, Technology or Medicine 2014 The BSHS Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce its third Great Exhibitions competition, kindly funded by the B.Gee bequest. The winners in the 2012 competition were the Science Museum for Codebreaker: Alan Turing’s Life [...]

By | 2014-05-06T09:04:23+00:00 April 30th, 2014|BSHS Announcements, News, Outreach and Education, Outreach and Education Competitions, Prizes|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions 2014

Great Exhibitions 2012

The British Society for the History of Science Outreach and Education Committee is delighted to announce that first prize in the 2012 Great Exhibitions competition for large displays has been awarded to the Science Museum, London, for Codebreaker: Alan Turing’s Life and Legacy. Second prize was won by the Berlin Museum of Medical History at [...]

By | 2012-12-14T18:13:14+00:00 December 14th, 2012|BSHS Announcements, Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on Great Exhibitions 2012

2010 Perspectives on Science Competition Winners

The Outreach and Education Committee is pleased to announce the winners of its 2010 schools’ competition. The Prize was awarded for the best history of science essay written by an entrant into the Extended Project Qualification on ‘Perspectives on Science’, who also submitted their essay to the competition. The winning essay, entitled ‘How big is [...]

By | 2017-11-10T10:04:18+00:00 July 11th, 2010|Outreach and Education Competitions|Comments Off on 2010 Perspectives on Science Competition Winners