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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.

He tohu pūtaiao pāpori mō ngā mahi mō te hītori pāpori, te kanorau ahurea, te ōhanga pāpori, te mātai tikanga tangata whakaora mate, ā, ka whakawhiwhia ia rua tau.

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 

Ngā āhuatanga o te tohu

Te Wehenga Mātauranga: Ngā tirohanga i roto i ngā tau ki ngā huringa me ngā panonitanga pāpori; ngā take o te wā mō te kanorau me te pipiri ā-ahurea; ngā kaupapa here me te whanaketanga ā-pāpori, ā-ōhanga hoki; me te mātai tikanga tangata whakaora mate. 

Ka whakawhiwhia te tohu: ia rua tau

Te whiwhinga: mētara

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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 next round will open in early 2019. The closing date is Friday, 29 March 2019.

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