Distinguished Achievement Award

The HEF Distinguished Achievement Award in Holocaust Studies is bestowed at the biannual Lessons and Legacies Conference upon individuals who have been exemplary teachers, scholars, and mentors.  They are selected by a committee that recognizes the winners for their extraordinary contributions to the field of Holocaust Studies through their groundbreaking scholarship and selfless devotion to their students and colleagues.

The Distinguished Achievement Award has honored these remarkable people, whom we thank for their devotion to the study of the Holocaust:

2016
David Cesarani
Peter Francis Hayes
Marion Kaplan
Lawrence L. Langer

2014
Roger Brooks
Dagmar Herzog
Steven T. Katz
Francis R. Nicosia

2012
Jan T. Gross
John K. Roth
Nechama Tec

2010
Omer Bartov
Geoffrey H. Hartman
Yehuda Bauer

2008
Christopher Browning
Saul Friedländer
Michael Marrus