British Archaeological Awards

 

Best Archaeological Project

For a programme of research advancing the knowledge and practice of archaeology in the UK. Judges were looking for evidence of the following: • Contribution to knowledge of the past in the UK by archaeological means • Strong research focus • Commitment to high archaeological standards and ethics as, for example, set out by the […]

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 […]
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Best Archaeological Book

For a conventional printed publication that adds to our knowledge, increases our understanding of the past and is accessible to new audiences. Judges were looking for evidence of the following: Originality of approach, in terms of methodology, subject matter or presentational style Lucid and stimulating writing style Good editorial, design and production standards Accessibility to […]
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Best Public Presentation of Archaeology

For a television or radio programme or web broadcast, digital application or website, newspaper or magazine feature which stimulates public interest, advances understanding and changes perceptions of the past. For a television or radio programme or web broadcast, digital application or website, newspaper or magazine feature which stimulates public interest, advances understanding and changes perceptions […]
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Best Archaeological Innovation

For an initiative or development likely to lead to significant improvements in archaeological methodology or practice which facilitate new perceptions of the past. Judges were looking for new initiatives which demonstrate one or more of the following: Contribution to knowledge of the past in the UK by innovative archaeological means The use of new or […]
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Outstanding Achievement Award

BAA trustees also have the option of awarding an Outstanding Achievement Award to an individual who over their working life has: Made a substantial contribution to our knowledge of the past in the UK by archaeological means Demonstrated originality of approach, methodology and presentation Shown commitment to recognised professional standards and ethics Been effective in […]
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Best Archaeological Discovery

BAA trustees have the discretionary option of awarding a discovery which advances understanding and stimulates public imagination of the past. Judges will be looking for evidence of the following: Contribution to knowledge of the past in the UK by archaeological means Commitment to recognised professional standards and ethics for recovering and reporting the discovery and […]
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British Archaeological Awards Partners

Sponsors   Partners   Historic England     Historic Scotland   CADW     Chartered Institute for Archaeologists     Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers   The Robert Kiln Charitable Trust     Society of Antiquaries of London     Portable Antiquities Scheme                       […]
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RT @CITiZAN1: Doing a little radio work with @BBC_Cumbria and @H2H_tweets to talk about the lovely lifeboat slipway we're recording today h…
RT @ArcheoAlberti: Prepping my slides for Hadrian's wall Archaeology Forum- at @QueensHall, 21st of October! Come hear what we did at @Vind
RT @cadwwales: Nearly 350,000 entries for the Historic Places Names of Wales list- a innovative resource into archaeology & history https:/…
Good luck to all the entries 4 Heritage Angel Awards taking place soon across UK .@ScotAngelAwards .@HistoricEngland https://t.co/U8MJAtIDzv
and @DrKirstyOwen too! Hello everyone *waves* https://t.co/vDl7Jyuwdh
RT @InstituteArch: Do you commission work or provide consultancy advice on archaeology? If so you might want to check our latest spotlight…
Please encourage good projects to enter British Archaeological Awards 2018! https://t.co/qdlKBiugdr
6th October is .@HistEnvScot Heritage Awareness Day! https://t.co/HGc4iaZuw8
RT @ArchScot: Off to London today for @BAAWARDSUK Trustees meeting & AGM. The next round of awards will be in 2018 - plenty advanced notice…