History & Prize Winners

Honorary members
The Board has conferred honorary membership on the following persons who have made outstanding contributions to the Association and the field:
T M H Endemann, N J van Warmelo, E O J Westphal, D T Cole, H W Pahl, C L S Nyembezi, P C Mokgokong, G Fortune, J A Louw, T J Kriel, M E R Mathivha, E B van Wyk, D P Kunene, C T D Marivate, A S Gerard, J M Lenake, C J H Krüger, A C Nkabinde, J A du Plessis, C F Swanepoel, L J Louwrens, J Khumalo, R Finlayson and P T Mtuze.

Chairpersons
1979 – 1983 Prof Derek Fivaz
1983 – 1987 Prof Daan Lombard
1987 – 1991 Prof Chris Swanepoel
1991 – 1995 Prof Rosalie Finlayson
1995 – 1997 Prof Isaak Mathumba
1997 – 2001 Prof Henry Thipa
2001 – 2005 Dr Abner Nyamende
2005 – 2009 Prof S E Ngubane
2009 – 2013 Prof P A Mulaudzi
2013 – 2017 Dr Mantoa Smouse
2017 – Prof Monwabisi Ralarala

Prize Winners
No prizes were awarded in the years that are not listed below.

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International Biennial Conference
1981 University of Potchefstroom
1983 University of the North
1985 University of Natal (Pietermaritzburg)
1987 University of Transkei
1989 University of Pretoria
1991 University of Port Elizabeth
1993 University of the Witwatersrand
1995 University of Stellenbosch
1997 University of Natal (Durban)
1999 University of South Africa
2001 University of Port Elizabeth
2003 University of Stellenbosch
2005 University of Johannesburg
2007 University of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
2009 University of The Western Cape
2011 University of KwaZulu-Natal
2013 University of South Africa
2015 Cape Peninsula University of Technology
2017 Rhodes University – Grahamstown
2019 University of the Free State

Interim Conference
1982 University of Port Elizabeth
1984 University of Namibia
1986 University of Cape Town
1988 University of Zululand
1990 University of Malawi
1992 National University of Lesotho
1994 University of Swaziland
1996 Rand Afrikaans University
1998 University of Potchefstroom
2000 University of Botswana
2002 University of Natal (Durban)
2004 University of Lesotho (Roma)
2006 University of Cape  Town
2008 University of  Swaziland
2010 University of Botswana
2012 University of Venda
2014 Walter Sisulu University
2016 National University of Science and Technology (NUST) – Namibia
2018 University of Cape Town
2020 University of Fort Hare