Awards

Awards

Historical Writing Competition — Deadline to apply is December 31

Authors and publishers — you have two months to apply for the 2018 Lieutenant Governor’s Medal for Historical Writing.  Our judges are anticipating another great...

Jennifer Ashton of North Vancouver receives honourable mention for Best Article Award

The British Columbia Historical Federation (BCHF) is pleased to announce Jenn Ashton awarded Honourable Mention for the 2019 Anne and Philip Yandle...

North Vancouver Museum and Archives earns National Museum awards

During the Canadian Museums Association conference in Vancouver, the North Vancouver Museum and Archives' picked up two awards for outstanding achievement — an Award...

2016 Historical Writing Competition – full list of nominees

Looking for some summer reading? Check out the full list of 32 books nominated for our 2016 Historical Writing Competition, presented below in alphabetical...

Société historique Francophone de la Colombie-Britannique wins Best Website Award

Each year, the BCHF offers a certificate and cash prize of $250 for the best website on a topic of British Columbia...
Forest & Fjord, the History of Belcarra

2013 – Drew, Ralph

Drew, R. (2013). Forest & Fjord, the History of Belcarra. Belcarra, BC: Ralph Drew. Forest & Fjord, the History of Belcarra by Ralph Drew covers the history...

Heather Cooper of the Bamfield Historical Society awarded Certificate of Recognition

We are pleased to announce that Heather Cooper of Bamfield, BC is the recipient of a Certificate of Recognition. Each year, the British Columbia Historical...

Our Coloured Past wins Community History Award

Kyle Kusch signs a copy of Our Coloured Past. Courtesy Arrow Lakes News The Community History Award, part...
From the West Coast to the Western Front: British Columbians and the Great War

2014 – Forsythe, Mark and Greg Dickson

Forsyth, M. and Greg Dickson. (2014). From the West Coast to the Western Front: British Columbians and the Great War. Madeira Park, BC: Harbour...

The Winners of the British Columbia Historical Federation’s W. Kaye Lamb Essay Scholarship 2015

(British Columbia, June 2015) Kathryn Siemens of Victoria, BC, a third year student at the University of Victoria has won a $1000 scholarship from...