Student and Research Prizes

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

New Researchers Conference

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

Previous Masters Prize Winners




Peter Garland (University of Portsmouth) The Ionosphere: Undermining Britain’s Imperial Power: Wireless and its Impact on Geopolitics and Naval Operations (1919-1945)


Eva Romee Drommel (University of Edinburgh) Marine insurance in early-modern Scotland: A study of the emergence and development of legal practice and doctrine 


David Kneale (University of Portsmouth) ‘”Beyond the limit of human endurance”: the stolen Manx history of Dunkirk’ 

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Peter Richards (Swansea University) ‘An Analysis of Voyaging in Ships of the East India Company from 1750-1833’

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If you are a previous MA prize winner can cannot see your details listed here please do get in touch.