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Ernest Scott Prize

Date: Tue November 21 2023 9:30 am to Mon January 29 2024 5:00 pm

With: University of Melbourne

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Established in 1943, the Ernest Scott Prize is awarded annually to the most distinguished written contribution to the history of Australia or New Zealand.

Eligible Publications

Authors of submitted publications must normally reside in Australia or New Zealand. Entries to the Ernest Scott Prize must:

  • be based on original published research on the history of Australia and/or New Zealand, or the history of colonisation in these countries; and,
  • have been published during the two calendars years immediately prior to 1 January 2024.

Submissions close Monday 29 January, 5pm (AEDT).

For more information about the prize and how to enter, visit the University of Melbourne website here.

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