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Women’s History Scotland exists to promote study and research in women’s and gender history, particularly for those working in Scotland or working on Scottish themes. It has a commitment to history at all levels and aims to provide a network of information and support to all. Browse our website for news of activities and projects concerning women’s and gender history in Scotland.

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‘Time Travels’ with Women’s History Scotland

Remembering Aileen Christianson

**WHS BURSARY 2020** Winner Announced

Charlotte James Robertson – ‘It was just a time when one was hopeful’: Oral History interviewing in the time of COVID-19


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**Covid-19 Hardship Fund** – Rather than awarding a second WHS Research Bursary this year the Steering Committee has made the decision to establish a Covid-19 Hardship Fund with the additional £300. The deadline for applications is Friday 14 August 2020. For further details see – http://womenshistoryscotland.org/projects-and-activities/covid-19-hardship-fund/

***20th Anniversary*** WHS Essay Prize – Women’s History Scotland’s essay prize is twenty years old this year! As always we are very pleased to invite submissions for our bi-annual prize of £100 for a new essay in the field of Scottish women’s and/or gender history. The deadline is Monday 21 December 2020. Read the reflections of former winners and find out how to apply here:


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Posted by Women's History Scotland on Tuesday, 7 July 2020