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Reminder! National Awards Program Call for Nominations


Help Us Celebrate Your Heritage Achievements

The National Awards Program celebrates individuals, organizations, businesses and municipalities whose work gives new life to Canada’s communities.

We invite you to submit a nomination for our juried awards no later than April 30, 2012 in one or more of the following categories:

  • Prince of Wales Prize for Municipal Heritage Leadership

Under the generous patronage of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, this prize is awarded to a municipal government, large or small, rural or urban, which has demonstrated a strong and sustained commitment to the conservation of its historic places.

  • Gabrielle Léger Award for Lifetime Achievement in Heritage Conservation

Named after the wife of former Canadian Governor General Jules Léger, this award recognizes individuals for their outstanding service to the country in the cause of heritage conservation.

  • Lieutenant-Governor’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Heritage Conservation at the Provincial/Territorial Level

This award recognizes outstanding achievement by an individual or group in the province in which the Heritage Canada Foundation’s annual conference is held. This year it will be in Quebec.

Recipients will be fêted at a gala ceremony as part of our annual conference in Montreal this October.

For information on nomination procedures and past award recipients, visit our website at

The Heritage Canada Foundation is a national, membership-based, non profit organization with a mandate to promote the preservation of Canada’s historic buildings and places.