It has been a delight over the years for Sharon to get nominated for and to win several awards for her work as an independent historian and as the owner of the Limerick’s Life website. 

The Limerick’s Life website has been running for over a decade it was founded by historian Sharon Slater in 2004 as a place to store information that she discovered while researching Limerick history.

Below is a selection of these nominations and awards.

Blog Awards Ireland 2018 – Short Listed

Limerick Mayoral Reception Recipient 2018 – Honoured

National Heritage Hero Award 2017 – Winner

  • This is a national award given by the Heritage Council

Irish Blog Awards 2017 – Bronze Award Winner

Irish Blog Awards 2016 – Short Listed

Limerick Person of the Year Award 2015 – Nominated

  • This is an annual award issued by the Limerick Leader, Southern Media and the Clarion Hotel.

Limerick Person of the Month Award October 2015 – Winner

  • This is an monthly award issued by the Limerick Leader, Southern Media and the Clarion Hotel.

Irish Blog Awards 2015 – Short Listed

Irish Blog Awards 2013 – Long Listed

Limerick Chamber Awards 2013 – Nominated

  • This is an annual award issued by the Limerick Chamber of Commerce.
award trophies

You can read Sharon’s full CV here