The J. J. Lee History Prize

At a glance

  • Value: €100
  • You must be a current UCC Student to be eligible for this prize
  • Questions about this prize can be directed to

This prize, in honour of Professor Joe Lee, former Head of History at UCC, will be awarded on an occasional basis for an outstanding performance by a single-honours History student (awarded overall First Class Honours). Alternatively, it may be awarded on the same basis to the highest ranked Major Honours student achieving an overall First Class Honour or to the Joint Honours student with the most First Class Honours in Third Arts as appropriate.


*Note: These awards are funded from endowments made by the respective donors to the University for awards to be made in perpetuity. The funds donated are invested, and the annual income is the amount available for the award. Due to fluctuation in the investment market, the amounts available from year to year may vary, upwards and downwards; for this reason, the value of any award referred to in this section is indicative only, and may be higher or lower when the amount of the award is completed.

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