Each year AAHGS honors outstanding African-American authors and scholars. Winners will be announced during the National Conference.
Submit your book to until May 15, 2021
Nominations are open for AAHGS Annual Awards until July 1, 2021
AAHGS has 37 national chapters and we're continuing to grow! Attend a local chapter meeting or, if there isn't one in your area, start one.
AAHGS supports activities all across the country that recognizes the life, history and contributions of African Americans. Read More.
AAHGS publishes quality journalistic and scholarly research in the area of African American history and genealogy
Advancing the knowledge and documentation of African Americans in American history.
Preserving African-American genealogy, cultural diversity and genealogical information nationwide.
Promoting research techniques and information through scholarly research, national publications and journals, and through national conferences and webinars.
For more than four decades, AAHGS has promoted African American history in our nation schools at the elementary, middle, high schools and at the post-secondary level.
AAHGS provides content rich resources to aide in the research, study and exploration of African American history and genealogy.
AAHGS members and our local chapters support diverse community groups and projects nationwide.