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Te Rangi Hiroa Medal

Social sciences award for work in social history, cultural diversity, socioeconomics or medical anthropology, awarded every two years.

Award details

DisciplineHistorical approaches to societal transformation and change; current issues in cultural diversity and cohesion; social and economic policy and development; and medical anthropology

Award offered: every two years

Prize: medal 

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Please note: From, and including 2017, the Te Rangi Hiroa Medal will be awarded biennially for historical approaches to societal transformation and change; current issues in cultural diversity and cohesion; social and economic policy and development; or medical anthropology, rather than one discipline per round in rotation.

Current status

The 2017 round is closed

The next round will open in early 2019.

If you have any queries about making a nomination for this award please email: gill.sutherland@royalsociety.org.nz