Dorothy Archer Memorial Prizes 2022

The NUF would like to honor the life and work of our late president, Dorothy Archer.

The following information and details regarding annual competitions have been donated from the estate of a well celebrated and generous woman.




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The theme of this year’s competition is ‘Finding My Space’

The National Unitarian Fellowship is delighted to announce the establishment of these prizes in
memory of the late Dorothy Archer, member, past President and tireless worker for the NUF over
many years.
The prizes have been made possible by a generous bequest from Dorothy’s estate.
There will be an annual round of awards but the categories of award will change each year.
The awards for 2022 will be four individual prizes and one group prize.

Congratulations to each category winner.   The results of the competition are:

Best Unitarian Prayer or Poem.

…of between 100 – 150 words based on the theme of ‘Finding my space’.


Barbara Prator

Prize £100

A Unitarian Hymn


A Unitarian hymn that reflects the theme of ‘Finding my Space’.

Joint 1st place Gentle Whispers, Ann Mills

Prize £100

Night’s Velvet Celia James

Prize £100

Digital Connections Award


Digital Unisong 

Prize £200

Digital Commended Dundee Unitarians

Prize £100