Prizewinners

The President’s Prize - for the best paper given by an early-career scholar

  • 2017 - Conor O’Brien (Cambridge)
    Empire, Ethnic Election and Exegesis in the Opus Caroli

The Kennedy Prize - for the best paper given by a postgraduate student at last year's conferences

  • 2017 - Emily Turner (Edinburgh)
    Claiming the Land. The Church Missionary Society and the Architecture of the Arctic
  • 2016 - Miriam Adan Jones (VU University of Amsterdam)
    Vernacular baptism and the church of the English

  • 2012 - Sara Slinn (University of Nottingham)
    Sons of the Prophets: Domestic Clerical Seminaries in Late Georgian England

  • 2011 - Chris Wilson (University of Exeter)
    The Medieval Church in Early Methodism and Anti-Methodism

  • 2010 - George Oppitz-Trotman (University of Cambridge)
    Staging Vice and Acting Evil: Theatre and Anti-Theatre in Early Modern England

  • 2009 - Sarah Scutts (University of Exeter)
    'Truth never needed the protection of forgery’: Sainthood in Robert Hegge’s ‘History of St. Cuthbert's Churches at Lindisfarne, Cuncacestre, and Dunholme’ (1625)

  • 2008 - Gesine Oppitz-Trotman (University of East Anglia)
    Birds, Beasts and Becket: Falconry and Hawking in the Lives and Miracles of St Thomas Becket

  • 2007 - Adrian Chastain Weimer (Harvard University)
    Heaven and Heavenly Piety in Colonial American Elegies

  • 2006 - Gemma Betros (University of Cambridge)
    Napoleon and the Revival of Female Religious Communities in Paris, 1800-14

  • 2005 - Martin Ryan (University of Manchester)
    ‘Ad sedem episcopalem reddantur’: Bishops, Monks and Monasteries in the Diocese of Worcester in the Eighth Century