The recent issue (2022-1) of the Trait d’Union, the newsletter of the European Academy of Philately, revealed the AEP awards granted by the Academy for 2022:
The European 2022 Medal for Philatelic Merit was awarded to Guy Coutant, the editor of OPUS, for his many years of service to both AEP and the world of international philately.
The European 2022 Award for Literature was awarded to Guido Craveri for his book Census of the 1857 10-Kopeck Imperforate Stamp of Russia. A wide ranging in-depth study of Number 1 of Russia, that takes the subject to a higher philatelic level.
The European 2022 Award for Philatelic Press was awarded to Filatelia Lusitana. A tribute to the magazine produced by the Portuguese national Federation, whose content includes many interesting articles.