Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Call for Nominations: The 2011 National Preservation Awards

Each year the National Trust for Historic Preservation celebrates the best of preservation by presenting National Preservation Awards to individuals and organizations whose contributions demonstrate excellence in historic preservation.

We invite you to nominate a deserving individual, organization, agency, or project for a National Preservation Award. In 2011 we are pleased to announce that we will be selecting the first American Express Aspire awardee. This award will recognize an emerging leader in preservation. The deadline for all award nominations, including the Trustees' Awards, National Trust/Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Award, National Trust/HUD Secretary's Award, the Peter H. Brink Award for Individual Achievement, the new American Express Aspire Award and National Preservation Honor Awards, is February 17, 2011. Those nominations not selected to receive a special category award will automatically be considered for an Honor Award.

Go to to access the 2011 nomination information and view video highlights of last year’s award winners. The entire application must be completed online.

If you have questions or need additional information about the awards or the nomination process, please call 202.588.6315 or e-mail We look forward to receiving your nomination. Spread the word!