The deadline for submissions to the British Society for the History of Science’s Ayrton Prize 2021 has been extended. The new deadline is Friday 30 July 2021.
This prize is awarded once every two years to recognise outstanding digital engagement in the history of science, technology and medicine (HSTM).
To be eligible, entries should
- have been created or updated with substantial new content within the last two years (since early – to mid-2019)
- directly or indirectly support engagement or dialogue between specialists in the HSTM community and non-specialists
- reflect current best practice in both HSTM and digital engagement.
Full details of the prize, the interpretation of digital engagement, and how to apply are available below, and on the BSHS website at
The closing date for entries is 30 July 2021.