British Archaeological Awards

Best Community Engagement Archaeology Project

Best Community Engagement Archaeology Project

For a programme of research advancing the knowledge of the past in the UK by archaeological means with community engagement.

Judges were looking for evidence of the following:

  • Project should have community engagement as a key focus or should be driven by amateur archaeologists and/or societies.  Throughout, it should involve the local community, including new audiences, to enhance public education

  • Contribution to knowledge of archaeology in the UK

  • Strong research focus

  • Commitment to recognised professional standards and ethics as, for example, set out by the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists in its various public documents

  • Effective dissemination and presentation throughout the project, including commitment to publication and archiving

  • Originality of approach, methodology and/or presentation

See  2016 shortlist

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Westgate Friary archaeological dig nominated for award https://t.co/O8EvrSNYWw via @BBCNews

RT @GwyneddArch: British Archaeological Awards @BAAWARDSUK https://t.co/9Oz0vzwxSu

Marian Medal tells the story of 19c Radcliffe workers #BAA2016 @Archaeology_UoS @MENnewsdesk https://t.co/PsUBJqnr6X https://t.co/Jr4cGDWwA2

RT @ArchitectAECOM: Well done AECOM shortlisted for the 2016 British Archaeological Awards in the ‘Best Project’ category. https://t.co/xZy…

Special thanks to Sarah Howell and Steve Kiln at Robert Kiln Charitable Trust for making #BAA2016 happen and for supporting UK #archaeology

RT @BrianRhys: Happy to have a teaching resource I co-authored shortlisted for British Archaeological Awards 2016. https://t.co/0PcjccPdGF

RT @truenorthtv: Feeling proud at True North - great news about the British Archaeological Awards - well done Kenny Scott and co https://t.…

@WalshFintan Love the image! Can you email it to BAA?

Westgate Friary archaeological dig nominated for award https://t.co/O8EvrSNYWw via @BBCNews
RT @GwyneddArch: British Archaeological Awards @BAAWARDSUK https://t.co/9Oz0vzwxSu
Marian Medal tells the story of 19c Radcliffe workers #BAA2016 @Archaeology_UoS @MENnewsdesk https://t.co/PsUBJqnr6X https://t.co/Jr4cGDWwA2
RT @ArchitectAECOM: Well done AECOM shortlisted for the 2016 British Archaeological Awards in the ‘Best Project’ category. https://t.co/xZy…
Special thanks to Sarah Howell and Steve Kiln at Robert Kiln Charitable Trust for making #BAA2016 happen and for supporting UK #archaeology
RT @BrianRhys: Happy to have a teaching resource I co-authored shortlisted for British Archaeological Awards 2016. https://t.co/0PcjccPdGF
RT @truenorthtv: Feeling proud at True North - great news about the British Archaeological Awards - well done Kenny Scott and co https://t.…
@WalshFintan Love the image! Can you email it to BAA?