Heritage Recognition Awards 2018

The Mahone Bay Founders Society has established this Heritage Recognition Awards Program to acknowledge and honour individuals, groups, or projects, that have made an exceptional and lasting contribution to the conservation of heritage in Mahone Bay and area. More than one award may be given. These awards recognize efforts in one or more of the following areas:

  • ADVOCACY of an individual or group to the preservation of a heritage site, increasing public awareness of heritage issues
  • VOLUNTARY SERVICE by individuals or groups for their longstanding dedication to preserving heritage
  • RESTORATION OR ADAPTIVE REUSE of a heritage building or structure
  • INNOVATIVE TECHNIQUES of conservation and restoration methods in a heritage structure/traditional methods of construction included
  • PUBLICATIONS, PUBLIC MEDIA OR EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS that increase awareness of the Mahone Bay area’s people, boat building industry, and built heritage
  • YOUTH AWARD recognizing research and development of a subject related to Mahone Bay and area through an academic program

Submit your nomination below or click here to download and print a copy of the form. You can also collect a nomination form at The Mahone Bay Town Hall or Mahone Bay Post Office. Application deadline is Wednesday,  February 28, 2018. Award recipients will be recognized at the Mahone Bay Founders Society Annual Heritage Awards Dinner – date to be announced.

Nomination Submission Form