Annually, HBA awards three prizes for books on British art in the following categories: pre-1800, post-1800, and multi-authored book.To nominate a publication, please contact the committee chair, Elizabeth Honig, at email@example.com. Publishers should email Dr. Honig about nominating books for consideration, and about sending books to members of the reading committee. If you are interested in serving on the reading committee, please contact the committee chair, Elizabeth Honig, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
THE HISTORIANS OF BRITISH ART Travel Grant is designated for a graduate student member of HBA who will be presenting a paper on British visual culture at an academic conference. The award of $750 (intended to offset travel costs) will be announced for use during the upcoming calendar year. To apply, send a letter of request, a copy of the letter of acceptance from the organizer of the conference session, an abstract of the paper to be presented, a budget of estimated expenses (noting what items may be covered by other resources), and a CV to Renate Dohmen, HBA Prize Committee Chair, at email@example.com.
Deadline for 2014 application: September 15, 2013, with notification to the winner by October 15, 2013
Historians of British Art invites applications for its Publication Grant. The organization grants a sum of $600 to offset publication costs for a book manuscript in the field of British art or visual culture that has been accepted by a publisher. Applicants must be current members of HBA. To apply, send a 500-word project description, publication information (name of press and projected publication date), budget, and CV to Renate Dohmen, Prize Committee Chair, HBA, firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is January 31, 2014.