The Curriers’ Company London History Essay Prize 2022 - 2023

The Worshipful Company of Curriers, one of the livery companies of the City of London, has established an essay prize on the history of London, in association with The London Journal Trust and the Institute of Historical Research.

About The Curriers’ Company London History Essay Prize

Essays must fall within the scope of The London Journal. They may be on any aspect of London life, past and present, reflect any relevant approach or disciplinary perspective, and can consider London alone or in comparison with other cities. Essays must be based on original research, and should not have been previously published.

Area of research: 

The history of London from the Romans to the present day.

Eligibility requirements: 

The prize is open to postgraduate students, and to early career scholars whether based in the UK or in any country.

Amount awarded: 


Prize ceremony:

04th May 2023

Applicant guidelines

Currier's Essay Prize Guidelines 2022 - 23 - Final PDF 209.4 KB

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Applications open until 28 February 2023

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