Reminder: 2019 SHPO Award Nominations due March 1
Do you know of or are involved in an historic preservation project or effort that has made a significant contribution to preserving archaeological, cultural, and historic places in Washington?
Or, do you know of an individual or organization that has made a significant contribution in working to recognize and protect historic places?
If so, this is a reminder that the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation (DAHP) is seeking nominations for the 28th Annual Awards for Outstanding Achievements in Historic Preservation. This awards program recognizes and celebrates persons, organizations, and projects that have achieved distinction in the field of historic preservation. Nominations can be made in one of the following award categories:
WA Heritage Barn Rehabilitation Award
Career Achievement Award
Historic Cemetery Preservation Achievement Education Award
Preservation Education Award
Historic Preservation Stewardship Award
Historic Preservation in the Media Award
Preservation Planning Award
Special Achievement Award
Valerie Sivinski Award for Historic Rehabilitation projects
Follow this link to view past SHPO Award recipients by category and year awarded: https://dahp.wa.gov/news-events/shpo-awards/past-shpo-award-winners
Nominations due March 1, 2019. For more info go to: https://dahp.wa.gov/news-events/historic-preservation-month or contact Holly Borth at 360-586-3533 or Holly.Borth@dahp.wa.gov.