2016 - No Bursary awarded
2015 - No Bursary awarded
2014 - Ro Scott
The division of the Community Land of Mulbuie.
2013 - Dr Fraser Hunter, University of Glasgow
Excavations at Belladrum. Lecture to be presented 15 October 2014
2012 - Dr Fraser Hunter, University of Glasgow
Excavations at Belladrum.
Awards also to Eleanor MacDougall (£200) and to Melanie Johnson and David Worthington (£250 each towards publications).
2011 - No Bursary awarded
No Bursary was awarded in 2011
2010 - Mr John MacDonald, University of Liverpool
'New insights on the Lewisian Gneiss, North-West Scotland'. Lecture presented 16 January 2013.
2009 - Mr Daniel Sahlén, University of Glasgow
'Traditions, Metals and Ceramics - the story of non-ferrous casting in late Prehistoric Scotland'. Lecture presented 14 December 2012.
2008 - Mr Jonathan Willett
'Surveying Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Small Isles'. Lecture presented 17 November 2010.
2007 - No Bursary awarded
No Bursary was awarded in 2007, but a £500 award was made to Katy Iliffe
2006 - Miss Penny Mc Call Howard, University of Aberdeen (Joint award)
'People's social. economic and emotional relationship with the sea'. Lecture presented 20 January 2010.
2006 - Miss Jill de Fresnes (Joint award)
'The travels and travails of the Scots herring girls'. Lecture presented 18 March 2009.
2005 - Mr Steven Andrews, University of Aberdeen
'Climate change in Scotland 350 million years ago'. Lecture presented 20 February 2008.
2004 - No Bursary awarded
No Bursary was awarded in 2004, but a £500 award was made to Anne MacLeod.
2003 - Miss Joanne Thomas, University of Stirling
'Retention of Cultural Information in Anthropogenic 'Plaggen' or 'Deepened' Soils in Scotland'. Lecture presented 16 November 2005.
2002 - Miss Helen Shaw, University of Stirling
'Woodland History and Conservation Management of East Glen Affric'. Lecture presented 17 November 2004.
2001 - Mr David B. Dick, University of St Andrews
'Development of sporting estates in the 19th Century on land owned or formerly owned by the Duke of Gordon inInverness-shire, Banffshire and Aberdeenshire'. Lecture presented 17 September 2003.
2000 - Mr Andrew Whitehouse, University of St Andrews
'The development of nature conservation on Islay and the way this has related to local people'. Lecture presented 18 September 2002.