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Cecil Rainer Murray History Prize in Modern European History

Harold Montolieu Harrisson of Caloundra, Queensland, and formerly of Bellerive, Tasmania, donated a sum of money to the University of Tasmania for the purposes of endowing two prizes in memory of his late cousin, Cecil Rainer Murray, an enthusiast for European History, contributor to the Australian Dictionary of Biography and noted pioneer bushwalker, who died in 1985.



Awarded to the student who shows the greatest proficiency in such unit or units as the discipline of History offers in the History of Europe from 1400 at 300 level. The student must obtain a pass with Distinction in the relevant unit.