Contests and Historic Awards
13 April 2017
The graphic novel Karski’s Mission: To Stop the Holocaust, published by the Jan Karski Educational Foundation in 2015, has been awarded a Silver Medal by the 21st annual 2017 Independent Publisher Book Awards in the Graphic Novel/Drawn Book – Drama/Documentary category.
31 January 2017
Polish-American Freedom Foundation and Leaders of Change Foundation addresse to young leaders with higher education from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyz Republic who are interested in the development of...
28 January 2017
The tenth edition of the grant competition by the Polish History Museum has been announced. The grants are awarded to support studies on Polish history and enterprises propagating knowledge about our history abroad.
In 2017, the grants are awarded to twelve researchers. The grants awarded:
Research Fellowships for Scholars and Graduate Students in the History and Culture of Polish Jews 2017-2018
27 January 2017
The Institute for the History of Polish Jewry and Israel-Poland Relations is pleased to announce that our institute is offering one research fellowship (15,000 NIS) for a scholar permanently based at a university or similar institution of higher education in Poland, who is working on various...
15 November 2016
The European Museum of the Year Award was awarded to the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews which was among 49 nominees from 24 countries. The Council of Europe Museum Prize 2016, awarded during the same ceremony in San Sebastian, Spain, went...
26 October 2016
The Spirit of Jan Karski Award is given to those who dedicate their lives to shining a light on human rights abuses and drawing public attention to humanitarian issues around the world. [...] In his crucial reporting, Kristof has not and does not let the world turn a blind eye to crises ranging...
11 July 2016
Under the patronage of the former Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski and the former German President Prof. Dr. Roman Herzog, the Leuphana University of Lüneburg awards the Hosenfeld/Szpilman Prize for the seventh time, donated by the foundation evz: Erinnerung, Verantwortung und Zukunft.
28 May 2016
BazHum, a database of academic and scientific journals of the humanities and social sciences, was awarded in the 2015 Sybilla competition.
The project of the Polish History Museum was awarded in the Scientific-Research Projects category. The Sybilla awards are the major...