HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES AWARDS 2020

HSS Awards Call 2020-6

Deadline

22 November 2019

Website

Opportunity Description

Books, Creatives Collections and Digital Contribution Awards

Books

  • Non-Fiction – Best Non-Fiction Monograph; Best Non-Fiction – Edited Volume
  • Fiction – Best Fiction Single Authored Volume; Best Fiction – Edited Volume

CREATIVE COLLECTIONS:

  • Best Public Performance – (art festival, choreography, dance, theatre, puppetry);
  • Best Musical Composition/Arrangement;
  • Best Visual Art – (painting, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, installation art, video art, sound art, mixed media to performance art, curatorial projects, art books);
  • Best Exhibition Catalogue

DIGITAL HUMANITIES:

  • Best DH visualization or infographic;
  • Best DH project for community engagement

The Awards are for Books published between January 2018 and June 2019; as well as Creative Collections and Digital Contributions produced between January 2017 and June 2019. The Awards are open to South African publishers and scholars based in South African universities and independent artists linked to universities. The value of the Award is R65 000 per winning entry.

How to Apply

For application and guidelines, please visit the NIHSS link: www.nihss.ac.za/awards.
For all enquiries please e-mail: awards@nihss.ac.za