Foundation / Corporation
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works (AIC) and Heritage Preservation
Awards to USA and Canada nonprofit organizations to recognize exceptional commitment to the care of historic sites, structures, and collections. Nominations must demonstrate the organization’s commitment to collections preservation through research, interpretation, education, scholarship, and public outreach.
The Ross Merrill Award for Outstanding Commitment to the Preservation and Care of Collections honors institutions in North America that have shown an exemplary and sustained commitment to conservation and collections care.
The nominator should provide evidence of the nominee’s sustained and exemplary commitment to the preservation and care of its collections through a description of its conservation and preservation activities, special programs and involvement of conservation professionals in decision-making processes.
Providing evidence of how the organization has broadened its community’s understanding of the goals of conservation and the importance of preserving cultural property through its conservation activities can strengthen a nomination.
Nominations should show evidence of:
GrantWatch ID#: 161163
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online nomination portal: https://aic.secure-platform.com/a/organizations/main/submissions/submissionnotcompleted?solicitationId=1125
The American Institute for Conservation
727 15th Street NW, Ste. 500
Washington, DC 20005
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