Awards

Awards

Mark Forsythe wins BCHF News and Media Award

The British Columbia Historical Federation is pleased to announce Mark Forsythe from the Langley Heritage Society is...

Interview with Wendy Wickwire

Last month BCHF's Mark Forsythe caught up with Wendy Wickwire, runner up in the 2019 Lieutenant Governor's Medal for Historical Writing competition....
Michael Layland is interviewed by Mark Forsythe

Interview with Michael Layland

BC Historical Federation Vice-President Mark Forsythe caught up with the 2019 Lieutenant-Governor's Medal for Historical Writing prize winning author Michael Layland to...

2020 Johnson Scholarship Program opens

Johnson Insurance is offering 50 scholarships, valued at $1,000 each, to eligible students completing high school in...

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...

Lieutenant Governor’s Historical Writing Awards announced

These prestigious awards celebrate publications from the previous year that contributed significantly to the historical literature of British Columbia.

COVID-19 message from the British Columbia Historical Federation

In light of the evolving public health situation due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the British Columbia Historical Federation, in consultation with the Surrey Historical Society, has cancelled our June 5—7, 2020 conference in Surrey.

Deadline approaching for 2019 W. Kaye Lamb Award

Since 1989, the British Columbia Historical Federation has awarded a scholarship for student...

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.

Best BC history website nominations extended to Feb. 1

Do you know of a recently launched website on a topic of British Columbia history that is worthy of recognition and a $250 cash prize?