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Call for Nominations: 2019 Preservation Merit Awards

Preservation Austin is excited to announce the call for nominations for our 59th 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.

PPROJECTS COMPLETED BETWEEN JANUARY 1, 2017 AND AUGUST 12, 2019 ARE ELIGIBLE.

Nominations are due Monday, August 12 by 5pm. Recipients will be honored at our Preservation Merit Awards Celebration luncheon at the Stephen F. Austin Hotel on November 15.

Download the nomination form, due August 12, HERE. Please read the application guidelines carefully!

PRESERVATION AWARDS honor the preservation, rehabilitation, and restoration of historic properties; outstanding infill; the preservation of a cultural landscape; 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 2018 Preservation Merit Award winners HERE.

Questions? Contact Executive Director Lindsey Derrington at lindsey@preservationaustin.org or 512- 474-5198 ext. 7728.