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Historical Society of New Mexico (HSNM)
Awards to New Mexico students, authors, avocational and professional historians, and organizations to recognize outstanding contributions to the discipline of history. Nominations will be considered in a broad range of categories to honor exemplary contributions, services, and book publications.
The Paul A. F. Walter Award — for outstanding service to the Historical Society of New Mexico.
The Edgar Lee Hewett Award — for outstanding service to the people of New Mexico, as related to New Mexico History.
The Dorothy Woodward Award — for advancement of education in New Mexico history.
The Ralph Emerson Twitchell Award — for an outstanding publication or significant contribution by individuals or organizations to the creative arts, as related to New Mexico history.
The Gaspar Pérez de Villagrá Award — for an outstanding publication in New Mexico or Southwest borderlands history.
The Lansing B. Bloom Award — for an outstanding publication in New Mexico or Southwest borderlands history by an institution affiliated with the Historical Society of New Mexico.
The Fray Francisco Atanasio Domínguez Award — for an outstanding publication or significant contribution to historic survey and research in New Mexico or Southwest borderlands history.
The L. Bradford Prince Award — for significant work in the field of historic preservation in New Mexico.
The Pablita Velarde Award — for an outstanding children’s publication related to New Mexico or Southwest borderlands history.
Fabiola Cabeza de Baca Award — for an outstanding publication or exhibit relating to domestic life in New Mexico.
Book and service awards will be presented at the 2019 HSNM Conference, March 28-30, in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
GrantWatch ID#: 178095
The Historical Society of New Mexico (HSNM) recognizes outstanding work by students, professional and avocational historians and organizations through various annual HSNM Awards.
Book Awards: These awards are intended for a living author or authors, whose book has made a significant contribution to our understanding of New Mexico or Southwest borderlands history. To be eligible for a 2019 award, a 2018 publication date is required.
To determine the most appropriate award, please review the list of award categories. The committee, however, reserves the right to consider a nomination for a different award from that proposed by the nominator.
The deadline for receipt of nominations is January 15, 2019. Winners will be notified within two months of this deadline.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Dr. Nancy Owen Lewis, HSNM Awards Chair
Mail nominations to:
Dr. Nancy Lewis, HSNM Awards Chair
c/o School for Advanced Research
PO Box 2188
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2188
660 Garcia Street
Santa Fe, NM 87505
USA: New Mexico