DH Awards 2021 – Call For Nominations

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The annual open DH Awards 2021 is now accepting nominations!

Please nominate any Digital Humanities resource in any language that you feel deserves to win in any of this year’s categories. The open DH Awards are openly nominated by the community and openly voted for by the public as a DH awareness activity. Although the working language of DH Awards is English, nominations may be for any resource in any language. Awards are not specific to geography, language, conference, organization or field of humanities. There are no financial prizes, just the honour of having won and an icon for your website.

Nominations will be open until 2022-01-30. Voting will take place shortly after.

Please note that the nominations must be for projects/resources/sites that were launched/finished/update/created in 2021.

The categories for the open DH Awards 2021 are:

  • BEST USE OF DH FOR FUN
    (e.g. something that uses DH for purposes of enjoyment)
  • BEST DH DATA VISUALIZATION
    (e.g. a visualization of DH data)
  • BEST EXPLORATION OF DH FAILURE/LIMITATIONS
    (e.g. a report on why a project failed, or problems with DH)
  • BEST DH SHORT PUBLICATION
    (e.g. blog, article, video, on DH)
  • BEST DH TOOL OR SUITE OF TOOLS
    (e.g. something used to build a DH resource)
  • BEST DH DATASET
    (e.g. a corpus of texts, table of data, or similar used for DH research)
  • BEST DH TRAINING MATERIALS
    (e.g. talks, slides, exercises, or how-to guides in any form)

And this year (again) a special category of

  • BEST DH RESPONSE TO COVID-19
    (e.g. something using DH methodologies to deal with challenges of the pandemic)

To nominate something for the DH Awards 2021 use the form at:

https://forms.gle/VDPoEcqpnRhQ3SkB8