The I Jorge Gelman Prize is awarded to the best PhD thesis in the two preceding years (2018-2019) in the field of Agrarian History. The prize is sponsored by Sociedad de Estudios de Historia Agraria (SEHA). In December 2020, a honourable mention of the I Jorge Gelman Prize was awarded to two REPORT(H)A members:
Carlos Manuel Faísca - thesis: “El negocio corchero en Alentejo: explotación forestal, industria ypolítica económica, 1848-1914”, University of Extremadura, Spain, 2019.
Luís Pedro Silva - thesis: “O clima do Noroeste de Portugal (1600-1855): dos discursos aos impactos”, University of Porto, Portugal, 2019.