Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in Community Programming
Awarded to two applicants annually, this award recognizes projects or initiatives that encourage a greater understanding of the past. The 2018 recipients will receive:
- A cash prize of $2500;
- Travel and accommodations for two individuals to travel to Ottawa to attend the awards ceremony at Rideau Hall, the Canada’s History Forum, and the History Makers celebration dinner; and
- A medal from Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada.
Eligible projects can include exhibits, digital projects, conservation initiatives, and educational and public programming.
If you know a community history project that deserves recognition, complete a nomination or apply today!
Completed applications are due July 15, 2018
If you have any questions about the award or application, please contact Joanna Dawson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1.866.952.3444 x.225