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Lifetime Achievement and Distinguished Service Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award

The Immigration and Ethnic History Society presents its Lifetime Achievement Award on occasion for exemplary work in the field of immigration and ethnic history.

Previous Recipients of Lifetime Achievement Award

Kathleen Conzen and Ronald Bayor: 2020

Judy Yung: 2019

Vicki Ruiz and Donna Gabaccia: 2018

Alan Kraut and George J. Sánchez: 2017

Victor Greene: 2009

Daniels Roger and Rudolph J. Vecoli: 2008

John Higham: 2002

Distinguished Service Award

The President shall on occasion consult with past or present officers of the Immigration and Ethnic History Society and others appropriate to designate Distinguished Service Awards to for those who served the IEHS or the field of immigration and ethnic history. (This award was collapsed into the Lifetime Achievement Award starting in 2020)

Previous Recipients of Distinguished Service Awards

Barbara Posadas: 2019

Betty Bergland and Cheryl Greenberg: 2018

James Bergquist: 2009

John Higham: 2002

June Alexander: 2000

Ronald H. Bayor: 1992

Rudolph J. Vecoli: 1988

Louise Wade: 1987

Carlton A. Qualey: 1985