New Researchers Conference

Research degree students and independent scholars are warmly encouraged to share their work at our annual New Researchers Conference.

Student and Research Prizes

Are you a student working on maritime history? Apply for our Undergraduate and Postgraduate prizes.

News archive

King's Seminars, 2020-21

The King’s Maritime History Seminars will be re-starting with three, fully-online events in the...

Prizes for Undergraduate Achievement in Maritime History, 2020

The British Commission awards a small number of £75 prizes each year recognising excellence in...

New Researchers Conference 2021

Chatham Dockyard, 12-13 March 2021 The British Commission for Maritime History (BCMH), in association...

New Researchers Conference 2020

The New Researchers Conference scheduled for 27-28 March 2020 has been postponed due to the coronovarius...

New Researchers 2020 Call for Papers

The British Commission for Maritime History, in association with the Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust,...

Mike Stammers Memorial Lecture 8 May 2019

The Mike Stammers Memorial Lecture will be hosted by the Centre for Port and Maritime History, Liverpool...

New Researchers 2019 CfP deadline extended – 1 February 2019

The deadline for submissions to our 2019 New Researchers in Maritime History conference has been extended...

Registration is open for New Researchers 2019

Registration is now open for the New Researchers in Maritime History conference, to be hosted on 22-23...

Proctor Memorial Lecture 2018

The Proctor Memorial Lecture will be held on 13 December 2018. Professor David J. Starkey, of the University...

New Researchers in Maritime History Conference 2019 Call for Papers

The British Commission for Maritime History, in association with Liverpool John Moores University and...

Announcing the John Armstrong Prize

Professor John Armstrong, a former Trustee and seminar convener of the BCMH who died in February 2017,...

New Researchers in Maritime History Conference 2018 – Programme Published

The programme of the 2018 New Researchers in Maritime History Conference is now available. The conference...