KNOX HERITAGE AND ETPA NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 PRESERVATION AWARDS

KNOX HERITAGE AND ETPA NOW ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2019 PRESERVATION AWARDS

Deadline for Nominations is September 16, 2019

 Knox Heritage and the East Tennessee Preservation Alliance (its regional program) are now accepting nominations for the 2019 East Tennessee Preservation Awards which recognize outstanding individuals, organizations, and projects contributing to historic preservation efforts within our sixteen county region (Anderson, Blount, Campbell, Claiborne, Cocke, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Monroe, Morgan, Roane, Scott, Sevier, and Union). The awards will be presented on November 14 at the Bijou Theatre in downtown Knoxville.

Everyone is encouraged to submit nominations of historic (50+ years old) residential or commercial projects that have been completed between October 2018 and October 2019 or nominate an individual or organization that has recently and significantly contributed to furthering historic preservation in our region.

Examples of eligible nominations include:

  • Corporate or civic leadership in preservation
  • Completed restoration of a historic home or commercial building
  • Preservation through continuing maintenance of a historic home or commercial building
  • Infill construction compatible with historic neighborhoods
  • Downtown and neighborhood revitalization programs
  • Exceptional volunteer service for historic preservation-related causes
  • Outstanding media coverage of preservation issues
  • Heritage tourism sites, programs or leadership

A complete list of past winners is available HERE 

2019 KH Preservation Award Nomination Form (to mail or drop-off) OR submit online:

 

Nominate an individual, organization or project below:

 

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