Stone Book Award


The MAAH Stone Book Award (MAAH-SBA) recognizes the most exemplary contemporary scholarship and writing within the field of African American history and culture by awarding an annual $50,000 winning prize and two $10,000 finalists prizes for exceptional adult non-fiction books written in a literary style. The award and the annual MAAH-SBA Event in October serve to expand brand recognition and awareness for the Museum. The evening is moderated by Callie Crossley, host of the Podcast Under the Radar with Callie Crossley and host of Basic Black on Boston's GBH. 
The 2024 MAAH Stone Book Award Event will take place on October 10th at 6:30pm at the Museum's historic African Meeting House on Beacon Hill.
Submissions for the 2024 MAAH Stone Book Award have closed. See the full list of nominees by clicking the button below!