The AMHA offers an annual award of AD$500 for the best article published in the Journal of Australasian Mining History (JAMH) by an early career historian. The award is for an article related to mining history and accepted for publication in the JAMH. It is not restricted to members of the AMHA and comes with 12 months free membership of the Association.
Early career is defined as up to 5 years after graduation from Bachelor, Honors, Masters or PhD degree. Candidates should indicate their eligibility to the Editor of the Journal on submission of their article.