Georgi Derlugyan: delivered keynote address on 'Gunpowder and Modernity, A.D. 1500- 1945' at Marshal Ogarkov Memorial Readings (online) and received a prize from the Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies (CAST).

Kinga Makovi: awarded the Social Science History Association’s Founders Prize for "The Signatures of Social Structure: Petitioning for the Abolition of the Slave Trade in Manchester", Social Science History  Volume 43, Issue 3 (Fall 2019), pp. 625-652.