Leverhulme Medal and Prize for Humanities and Social Sciences
The Leverhulme Trust has created a medal and prize, to be awarded by the British Academy every three years, for a significant contribution to knowledge and understanding in a field within the humanities and social sciences. The first award was in 2002, to mark the Academy's Centenary.
Nominating body: Humanities Group or Social Sciences Group, in rotation.
2002 Professor Sir Ernst Gombrich FBA and Professor Sir Raymond Firth FBA