Awards

Awards

Winners of the 36th annual BCHF Historical Writing Competition announced

The award celebrates books that make significant contributions to the historical literature of British Columbia. The prizes were awarded...

Student Interview: Emma Quan wins W. Kaye Lamb award

Dr. Carling Beninger caught up with Douglas College student Emma Quan, to interview her about her paper “The Washboard Legacy: Racism and...

UBC’s Nimrit Toor earns W. Kaye Lamb award

UBC student Nimrit Toor is the recipient of the 2017 W. Kaye Lamb award for the best student works. The award was presented at...

News & Media Award nominations extended to Feb. 1

Do you know a Historical Society that could use $250? If so, consider nominating them for a News and Media Award.
High water: Living with the Fraser Floods

2006 – Watt, K. Jane

Watt, K.J. (2006). High water: Living with the Fraser Floods. Abbotsford, B.C.: Dairy Industry Historical Society of BC. This comprehensive book looks at the flood history of...

Call for Submissions

British Columbia Historical Federation 33rd Annual Historical Writing Awards The British Columbia Historical Federation invites submissions for the 33rd Annual Historical Writing Awards for authors of...

Applications for BCHF annual scholarships now welcomed

Ask yourself — what would you do with the prize money? Each year the BC Historical Federation offers two scholarship prizes totalling $1750 to college...

BCHF Award of Merit presented to Cumberland’s Michelle Willard and Kevin McPhedran

Michelle Willard (above) and Kevin McPhedran (right) Michelle Willard, formerly of the Cumberland...