Student Essay Prize

Submissions are invited for the annual Design History Society Essay Prize, established in 1997 in order to maintain high standards in design history in higher education. Two essay prizes are awarded annually; one to an undergraduate student and the other to a postgraduate (MA or PhD student).

Student Travel Award

The Student Travel Award is awarded by the DHS bi-annually to encourage and support research activity amongst students in the field of design history. The grant is open to all student members of the Society.

Conference Bursary

The Design History Society has a bursary fund to assist DHS student members whose papers have been accepted for presentation at our annual conference. The Society endeavours to provide bursaries for up to 15 DHS student members presenting at our conference. Each bursary includes the concessionary rate conference fee and gala dinner attendance.