2020 CAHP Annual Awards

The awards are for the Conservation of Heritage Value through Preservation, Rehabilitation or Restoration, Planning and Communication.
The goal of these awards is to promote excellence in heritage conservation and to highlight the expertise of our membership as heritage professionals.

Eligible Entrants

Entrants must be CAHP | ACECP Professional Members in good standing.

Eligible Projects

Projects must have been completed after 1 January 2017 and prior to 1 July 2020.

Submissions are required to demonstrate outstanding achievement in the heritage field, and exemplify the principles described by the Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada.

Award Categories

Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Archaeology studies by an archaeologist (member of CAHP) supporting the conservation of historic places; OR projects undertaken by members in any discipline to preserve archaeological resources in situ with support from any archaeologist.

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Award of Excellence (2)
Award of Merit (2)

Criteria:
Projects representing preservation, restoration and/or rehabilitation treatments that required the application of architectural knowledge by a CAHP member in any part of a conservation project.

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Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Projects representing preservation, restoration and/or rehabilitation treatments that required the application of engineering knowledge by a CAHP member in any part of a conservation project.

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Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Projects representing preservation, restoration and/or rehabilitation treatments that required the application of landscape knowledge by a CAHP member in any part of a conservation project.

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Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Projects that highlight the work by a CAHP member (including, but not limited to: art conservator, carpenter, mason, metalworker, heritage glazier) in the conservation of materials or works of art and for craftsmanship.

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Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Small projects by a CAHP member, focusing on specific small-scale interventions to cultural resources, that fully demonstrate the power of heritage conservation.

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Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Heritage recording studies, district inventories, impact assessments, histories, heritage evaluations, statements of value, etc. by a CAHP member that contribute to the understanding of an historic place in advance of or as part of a conservation project.

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Award of Excellence (1)
Award of Merit (1)

Criteria:
Courses, interpretation projects and scholarly studies by a CAHP member that contribute to greater knowledge within communities or in an academic field about heritage conservation.

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Criteria:
This award is intended to recognize heritage projects involving a CAHP Intern member who has played a significant role in fields such as conservation, architecture, urban planning, archaeology and history. The application may be prepared by the CAHP Intern member, but the nominator must be their mentor who is a CAHP Professional member in good standing.

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Criteria:
This award is intended to recognize heritage projects completed by a secondary or post-secondary student in fields such as conservation, architecture, urban planning, archaeology and history. The student project should demonstrate understanding of heritage conservation principles, standards and guidelines. The application may be prepared by the student, but the nominator must be a CAHP Professional member in good standing, who is familiar with the project.
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In addition to the categories above, CAHP invites nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award to honour a CAHP member who has made an outstanding contribution to the conservation of heritage in Canada over a period of not less than 20 years. The nominator is not required to be a CAHP member.

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Awards Jury

The 2020 Awards Jury is composed of professionals from a diversity of both geography and disciplines, including CAHP members and non-member heritage practitioners. The Jury will receive Awards submissions in advance of the in-person adjudication in Edmonton, Alberta. The members of the Jury will be announced by August 2020.

Awards Committee Members

Thank you for your interest

The application process for the 2020 awards program is now closed.

Thanks to all those who submitted applications and to our jury members for their significant contributions to the program.

The Awards Ceremony will take place in October. Check back for more information on the awardees and their projects.

Entry requirements

Download the 2020 CAHP Awards Submission Guidelines to find the appropriate forms required.

Key Dates

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Submissions Deadline - Closed
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Adjudication of Awards Submission - Saturday, 12 September 2020
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Awards Ceremony - October 2020