DON BUFKIN PRIZE
Best Paper on Territorial ArizonaVictoria A.O. Smith for "Destroying Angels: The Evolution of Indian Scouting in Arizona, 1860-1870s,"
BARRY M. GOLDWATER BEST PAPER PRIZECynthia A. Wood "Army Laundresses and American Civilization on the Arizona Frontier."
COLLEGIATE PRIZE Best Graduate Student PaperSteve Amerman, Arizona State University. "Keepers of the Elk: The White Mountain Apache And Elk Management 1974-1981"
HIGH SCHOOL HISTORY ESSAYMiss Jacklyn Wickham, The Foothills Academy, Cave Creek "The History of Mining in Arizona". Supervising teacher - Mr. L. Mark Sweeney.
ARIZONA HISTORICAL SOCIETY AL MERITO AWARDThis year, the Al Merito Award was presented to two people who have made significant contribution to the preservation of Arizona History;
SHARLOT HALL AWARD
Awarded annually by the Sharlot Hall Historical Society "to a living Arizona woman who has made a valuable contribution to the understanding and awareness of Arizona and its history."Joan Baeza
C. L. SONNICHSEN AWARD FOR BEST Journal of Arizona History ARTICLEAndrew H Fisher, "Working in the Indian Way: The southwest Forest Firefighter Program and Native American Wage Labor" (Summer 2000)
JAMES F. ELLIOTT II AWARD FOR BESTJournal of Arizona History ARTICLE BY A NON-PROFESSIONAL HISTORIANEric Berg, "'Big Boom Predicted': Oil Exploration and Speculation in Northern Arizona, 1900-1930." (Spring 2000)