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Nominations Open for Oregon Heritage Excellence Awards


Oregon Heritage Excellence Awards recognize individuals, businesses and organizations for outstanding heritage efforts.

Donor Name: Oregon Heritage

State: Oregon

County: All Counties

Type of Grant: Award

Deadline (mm/dd/yyyy): 01/27/2022


The nomination process is an opportunity to honor work that goes above and beyond expectations, serves as a model for future work, and inspires others. Special consideration is given to the development of new ideas, approaches, and innovations.

The Sally Donovan Award for Historic Cemetery Preservation is a special category that recognizes outstanding contributions in the preservation of Oregon Historic Cemeteries.

Awards will be presented during the 2022 Oregon Heritage Conference April 27‐29. The awards are presented by Oregon Heritage, a division of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department that houses the Oregon Heritage Commission and the Oregon State Historic Preservation Office.

The Oregon Heritage Excellence Awards honor those that have made the most of available resources and skills and are given for exceptional and meritorious work by organizations, businesses or individuals. Nominations are encouraged for organizations and projects of all sizes and heritage purposes and for volunteers and professionals from all heritage sectors. The Sally Donovan Award for Historic Cemeteries will specifically be awarded for excellence in work preserving Oregon historic cemeteries.

For more information, visit Oregon Heritage.

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