Great initiative James.
On 12-12-20 08:27 AM, James Cummings wrote:
> Announcing DH Awards 2012!
> Digital Humanities Awards are a new set of annual awards given in
> recognition of talent and expertise in the digital humanities community
> and are nominated and voted for entirely by the public. These awards are
> intended to help put interesting DH resources in the spotlight and
> engage DH users (and general public) in the work of the community.
> Awards are not specific to geography, language, conference, organization
> or field of humanities that they benefit. There is no financial prize
> associated with these community awards.
> The categories for DH Awards 2012 are:
> * Best DH tool or suite of tools:
> Nominations for this category should be for a tool or suite of
> tools specifically created for and used by members of the DH
> * Best DH blog, article, or short publication:
> Nominations for this category should be for a short DH
> publication (peer-reviewed or not) whether article, blog post(s),
> or other publication
> * Best DH visualization or infographic:
> Nominations for this category should be for a graphic,
> infographic, or visualization created for the DH community
> * Best professional resources for learning about or doing DH work:
> Nominations for this category should be for a resource that helps
> DH professionals learn about or undertake work in the DH community
> * Best DH project for public audiences:
> Nominations for this category should be for a DH project aimed at
> use by the general public
> * Best use of DH for fun:
> Nominations for this category should be for
> projects/resources/sites for DH which are designed to be fun or
> inherently playful
> People may make multiple nominations in any category. The final
> nominations appearing in each category will be decided by the
> nominations committee based on the public suggestions. The voting
> will be entirely open to the public.
> To nominate a resource/project/work in one of these categories
> please go to http://DHawards.org/DHawards2012/nominations
> The most popular nominations will be put up for public vote in
> late January and overseen by an international nominations
> committee http://DHawards.org/DHawards2012/committee
> Nominations for DH Awards 2012 close on 11 January 2013, voting
> will take place during late-January.
> Happy Holidays,
Daniel Paul O'Donnell
Professor of English
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge AB T1K 3M4
+1 403 393-2539