Call for Nominations: 2018 Preservation Merit Awards

Preservation Austin is excited to announce the call for nominations for our 58th Annual Preservation Merit Awards! This program honors the hard work and visionary approaches of those preserving our city’s incredible heritage. This includes the rehabilitation of historic properties; outstanding additions; sustainability initiatives; and the preservation of cultural landscapes.

Projects completed between JANUARY 1, 2016 and AUGUST 3, 2018 are eligible. Nominations are due August 3. Recipients will be honored at our Preservation Merit Awards Celebration luncheon at the Driskill Hotel on October 19.

Download the nomination form, due August 3, HERE. Please read the application guidelines carefully!

PRESERVATION AWARDS honor the preservation, rehabilitation, and restoration of historic properties; outstanding infill; the preservation of cultural landscapes; and sustainability initiatives. STEWARDSHIP AWARDS honor ongoing efforts to manage and maintain historic resources. SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS honor those who have exhibited leadership in preservation, including through craftsmanship; education; public service through advocacy, neighborhood preservation, or research; or outstanding media coverage of preservation issues.

See our 2017 Preservation Merit Award winners HERE!

Questions? Contact Programs Director Lindsey Derrington at programs@preservationaustin.org or 512- 474-5198 ext. 7724.