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Awards - 2015 MESA awards competition

Forwarded from H-AMCA:
Time to recognize the latest and greatest in Middle East studies! Seven awards to honor excellence in the field. Please share with students, colleagues, and listservs. You can’t win if you don’t enter.  
Albert Hourani Book Award.  Nomination deadline: April 1, 2015
Nominations of non-fiction scholarly monographs based on original research published in English between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015 are sought.

Announcement - British Museum (New Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World, ‘Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam’ awarded the ISESCO-OCIS Prize)

British Museum Press Release (26/03/15): New Albukhary Foundation Gallery of the Islamic World to open in 2018 and ‘Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam’ is awarded the ISESCO-OCIS Prize for Educators.