Congratulations to Michel Ducharme for winning the 2011 Sir John A. Macdonald Prize for Le concept de liberté au Canada à l’époque des Révolutions atlantiques (1776-1838)!  The Sir John A. Macdonald Prize is awarded annually to the best book in Canadian history.  

The CHA described the book in the following way:

Applicants are invited to apply for the Conway Summer Travel Scholarship in German History (Award #: 1301)

A $3,600.00 summer travel scholarship has been endowed by Professor John Conway to commemorate thirty-eight years of teaching in the Department of History, UBC.

Applications should outline the candidate’s interest or research in the history of Germany and include a proposed itinerary, and plans for further study.