Foundation / Corporation
Southeast Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians (SESAH)
Award to a USA historical preservation project in an eligible southern state. This award is intended to honor a project that preserves, documents, restores, rehabilitates, or educates the public about a historic property, such as a building, structure, or a complex of buildings and structures. The projects must demonstrate excellence in research, documentation, design, and execution.
Projects with a public interpretation component are encouraged, but not required. Projects in the twelve-state SESAH region (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia) are eligible.
Criteria for consideration:
- Quality of the project documentation, research, and/or design plan;
- Importance of the property type within its particular context (national, regional, state, local);
- Quality of execution;
- Anticipated benefits; and
- Degree to which the project saved a historic property from likely demolition.
GrantWatch ID#: 181371
Projects in the twelve-state SESAH region – Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia – that were completed in 2016 or 2017 are eligible.
Deadline: July 1, 2018.
The 2018 Best of the South Award winner will be announced at the 2018 SESAH Annual Meeting held in Manhattan, Kansas, October 3-6.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Email the nomination as a single PDF or as a link to a single PDF posted on Google Drive/Dropbox to the 2017 “Best of the South” award committee chairperson, Lydia Mattice Brandt at firstname.lastname@example.org
USA: Alabama; Arkansas; Florida; Georgia; Kentucky; Louisiana; Mississippi; North Carolina; South Carolina; Tennessee; Texas; Virginia