What is the Prince Yuri Galitzine Prize?The Prize is awarded from time to time in memory of Prince Yuri Galitzine, a former founder member, chairman and President of the Society. Its aim is to encourage and foster the study and dissemination of original research relating to the history of Rutland. The Prize consists of a framed certificate and a monetary award. The value of this is decided by the Society’s Management Committee. Who is for the Prince Yuri Galitzine Prize?The prize is awarded to the individual or group making an outstanding contribution in one or both of the following areas:1.The publication of original research on any aspect of the history of Rutland.2.The instigation of, or participation in, any project leading to an advancement of the understanding of the history of Rutland.Nominees do not need to be members of the Society, nor do they have to live in Rutland. The Society may vary the objects of the Prince Yuri Galitzine Prize in order to promote the study of a particular aspect of the history of Rutland. Details of any such variation will be included on this website.