Mary Boast Local History Prize 2016
The Camberwell Society is holding a competition for the Mary Boast History Prize. This seeks to encourage those with an interest in the past to take up the exciting work of ‘making history’ and by research to uncover new subjects of local interest or bring new insights to more familiar subjects. The prize commemorates the work of Camberwell’s local historian Mary Boast (1921-2010).

Submissions
A minimum of 1,000 and up to 3000  words in length on a local history subject should be received by 31st August 2016.  The competition is open to both members and non-members of the Camberwell Society.

Awards will be presented after the Camberwell Society Local History Walk in September 2016.

Prizes
First prize £125 + Publication in the Camberwell Quarterly
Second prize £50 + Publication in the Camberwell Quarterly

Download the Entry Form here

Enquiries and entries to: MaryBoastPrize@virginmedia.com