“African American history is culturally rich and important to our state. We need to do a better job of recognizing this. The mixing of the two cultures made our state what it is.”
....Quote from the Governor's Task Force on Historic Preservation, May 2000.

 

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Preserving Our Places In History Awards 2013

In order to encourage the preservation of the African American experience in SC, the SCAAHC has established annual recognition awards.

To see award recipients from prior years, visit THIS LINK.

Individuals, groups and organizations can nominate themselves for the awards or be nominated by others who are aware of their work, contributions and achievements in the field. The SCAAHC requires that nominators submit a nomination form with documentation that explains and provides evidence to support the nomination. The documentation should include a one-page statement justifying the nomination along with letters of support and other attachments that verify and support it.

Award Categories:

  • Individual Award
  • Group or Organization Award
  • Project Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
Nomination Deadline: February 15, 2013
All nominees will be notified by March 8, 2013. The awards will be presented on March 15, 2013 at the South Carolina Archives & History Center, Columbia

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION and a PRINTABLE Nomination Form
is available HERE
(This is a large file. Please be patient.)

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