Past CBHA/ACHA Talks
Now Available for Viewing
on CBHA/ACHA YouTube Channel
Unmaking the Made Beaver: Money and Monopoly in the Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Fur Trade.
The Historical Anniversaries of the Hudson’s Bay Company and the Province of Manitoba
The History of Coffee, Cannabis, and Alcohol: From Stigmatized to Normalized
The Price of Gold – Lessons From Previous Price Cycles
View the presentations HERE.
by Andrew Ross
CBHA 2019-20 Chris Kobrak Research Fellowship Open for
Canada’s leading organization for the study of business in Canada, offers
support for a research project in an area of Canadian business
history. Applicants are encouraged to think creatively in developing
proposals that will result in an academic product (scholarly article, book
project, digital, oral or public history project) that advances our
understanding of some aspect of Canadian business history. The field of
study is open to any area or time period, but the Grants Committee especially
encourages proposals that embrace questions that emerge from the global and
international challenges faced by Canadian business. One particular area
of interest for the CBHA/ACHA is the internationalization of Canadian financial
The successful applicant will receive up to $5,000 per year over two years,
for a total of up to $10,000, to support the completion of the
project. Academic support and oversight will be provided by an Academic
Advisory Board drawn from the CBHA/ACHA’s membership. The Research
Fellowship is open to graduate students (MA, PhD., MBA), and postgraduate
scholars at an early stage of their academic careers (within ten years of
completing their degrees).
Deadline for applications to the CBHA/ACHA Research Fellowship is July 31, 2019.
Applicants should include a cover letter, detailed project proposal, and
curriculum vitae to be sent by email to J. Andrew Ross, Chair of the Chris
Kobrak Fellowship Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org.