Nominations Open for the 2019 ACHP-HUD Secretary’s Award
Contributed By: Patricia Knoll
The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announce a call for nominations for the 2019 ACHP/HUD Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Historic Preservation. This joint award honors outstanding historic preservation efforts with affordable housing and community revitalization successes. Agencies, developers, Indian tribes, and organizations are encouraged to nominate projects or activities that advance the goals of historic preservation while providing affordable housing and/or expanded
economic opportunities for low- and moderate-income families and individuals.
Preference will be given to projects and activities that do the following:
• Promote the use of historic buildings for affordable housing, community development, and/or expanded economic opportunities
• Include HUD funds or financing
• Meet preservation guidelines
• Contribute to local and/or tribal community revitalization efforts
Submissions are due by 11:59 p.m. PDT on April 30, 2019
Nomination details can be viewed at https://www.huduser.gov/portal/about/ExcellenceHistPres-submit.html. Questions may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Keywords: award, recognition, historic, preservation, affordable housing, economic development, developers, ACHP, HUD, Secretary, community, revitalization
Posted: March 22, 2019
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