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Call for nominations for the 2017 BSHM Neumann Prize

The British Society for the History of Mathematics is pleased to announce the biennial Neumann Prize for 2017.  The prize is awarded for a book in English (including books in translation) dealing with the history of mathematics and aimed at a non-specialist readership, and published in 2015 or later.  There is no further restriction on [...]

By |2018-10-12T16:22:24+00:00July 17th, 2017|News, Prizes|Comments Off on Call for nominations for the 2017 BSHM Neumann Prize

Society for the History of Technology Prizes

The Dibner Award for Excellence in Museum Exhibits: The Dibner Award for Excellence in Museum Exhibits was established in 1985, through the generosity of Bern Dibner, to recognize excellence in museums and museum exhibits that interpret the history of technology, industry, and engineering to the general public. Winning exhibits, in addition to being well designed [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:14+00:00March 30th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News, Prizes|Comments Off on Society for the History of Technology Prizes

The curious history of curiosity-driven research

Prize lecture Professor Jon Agar, 2016 Wilkins-Bernal-Medawar Prize winner 4 April 2017 18:30 - 19:30 Location The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG View map Venue information Overview Explore the curious place of curiosity in the history of science. In the early modern period, curiosity was doubled-edged: it was both a [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:15+00:00February 24th, 2017|BSHS Announcements, News, Seminars & Public Lectures|Comments Off on The curious history of curiosity-driven research

BSHS Ayrton Prize: Call for Applications

In 2015 The British Society for the History of Science launched a new prize recognising outstanding web projects and digital engagement in the history of science, technology and medicine (HSTM). The prize name was chosen by members of the BSHS from a shortlist to recognize the major contributions of Hertha Ayrton (1854-1923) to numerous scientific fields, especially electrical [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:15+00:00February 22nd, 2017|Ayrton Prize, BSHS Announcements, News, Prizes|Comments Off on BSHS Ayrton Prize: Call for Applications

The Francis Bacon Award in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology

The California Institute of Technology and the Francis Bacon Foundation are pleased to request nominations for the 2018 Francis Bacon Award in the history of science, the history of technology, or historically-engaged philosophy of science. The Francis Bacon Prize Offered biennially in the amount of $20,000, the Prize will be awarded to an outstanding scholar [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:20+00:00September 5th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, Caltech, News, Prizes|Comments Off on The Francis Bacon Award in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology

Annals of Science Student Essay Prize

Submissions are being accepted for the Annals of Science best paper prize 2016. This prize is awarded annually to the author of an original, unpublished essay in the history of science or technology, which is not under consideration for publication elsewhere. The prize, which is supported by Taylor & Francis, is intended for those who are currently doctoral students, or have been awarded their doctorate within [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:21+00:00August 1st, 2016|BSHS Announcements, News, Prizes, Publications, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Annals of Science Student Essay Prize

IUHPST Essay Prize in History and Philosophy of Science

Submission deadline: 30 November 2016 The International Union of History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST) invites submissions for the first IUHPST Essay Prize in History and Philosophy of Science. This prize competition, planned to continue on a biennial basis, seeks to encourage fresh methodological thinking on the history and philosophy of science as [...]

By |2017-01-04T14:46:01+00:00July 1st, 2016|BSHS Announcements, News, Philosophy of science, Prizes|Comments Off on IUHPST Essay Prize in History and Philosophy of Science

Anne Hardy Wins the John Pickstone Prize

For only the second time, the British Society for the History of Science is awarding its John Pickstone Prize to the best scholarly work in the history of science. From a stellar short-list of five, the panel singled out this year’s prize-winning book by Anne Hardy, Honorary Professor at the London School of Hygiene and [...]

By |2017-11-10T09:53:21+00:00May 6th, 2016|BSHS Announcements, News, Pickstone Prize, Prizes|Comments Off on Anne Hardy Wins the John Pickstone Prize

The 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars

The International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, Division of History of Science and Technology (IUHPST/DHST) invites submissions for the fourth DHST Prize for Young Scholars, to be presented in 2017. Initiated at the 22nd International Congress of History of Science in 2005 held in Beijing, the DHST Prize is awarded [...]

By |2016-09-21T15:00:44+00:00May 3rd, 2016|Prizes, Theses|Comments Off on The 2017 DHST Prize for Young Scholars

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