The ASSH Book Award (Edited) recognises outstanding scholarship in sports history. To be eligible for the award, the collection must:
- be edited by an ASSH member or ASSH members (contributors may include non-members)
- have an Australian and/or New Zealand focus
- comprise predominantly original pieces of work that have not been published elsewhere
Edited books must have been published in the previous two calendar years prior to the year of the award (for the 2017 award, books published since 1 April 2015 are eligible).
The ASSH Book Award (Edited) recipient received a prize of $1,000.
One copy of each edited book nominated for the ASSH Book Award (Edited) should be sent directly to each of the members of the Book Award Sub-Committee.
ASSH members, authors or publishers may submit books for consideration for the ASSH Anthology Award
Judging Panel (2017): Douglas Booth (Chair), Jane Hunt, Matthew Klugman, Rebecca Olive, Murray Phillips.
Submission process: Send one copy of the edited book directly to each member of the judging panel.
Due Date: 16 March 2017
Addresses to send submissions:
Professor Douglas Booth
School of Physical Education, Sport and Exercise Sciences
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dr Jane Hunt
Faculty of Society and Design
Bond University QLD 4229
Dr Matthew Klugman
Institute of Sport, Exercise and Active Living
PO Box 14428
Melbourne VIC 8001
Dr Rebecca Olive
4/147 Merthyr Road
New Farm QLD 4005
Dr Murray Phillips
School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences
The University of Queensland
St Lucia QLD 4072