The Ida Blom-Karen Offen Prize in
Transnational Women's and Gender History is named after two of the founding members of the Federation. Ida Blom was the first President of the Federation and Karen Offen served as the first Secretary/Treasurer.
The Prize will be awarded for the first time in 2020.
Over fifty entries were nominated for the prize and the Selection Committee has announced a long list of twelve books. They are listed below in alphabetical order.
Members of the Selection Committee: Vera Mackie, University of Wollongong
(Chair), Eileen Boris, University of California, Santa Barbara (President of
the International Federation for Research in Women's History), Manuela Martini,
University of Lyon, Ann Catrin Östman, Abo Akademi University and Elisa
Camiscioli, State University of New York, Binghamton.