Deadline extended! Apply for the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2023 until 5 December


The deadline to apply for the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards 2023 has been extended until 5 December 2022.

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The European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards identify and promote best practices in the conservation and enhancement of tangible and intangible cultural heritage, stimulate the trans-frontier exchange of knowledge throughout Europe, increase public awareness and appreciation of Europe’s cultural heritage and encourage further excellent initiatives through the power of example.

Applications are invited to the following five categories of entry:
▪ Conservation and Adaptive Reuse
▪ Research
▪ Education, Training and Skills
▪ Citizens Engagement and Awareness-raising
▪ Heritage Champions

Up to 30 remarkable heritage achievements from all over Europe will be awarded. Of those, up to 5 winners will receive a Grand Prix with a monetary award of €10,000. One winner will also receive the Public Choice Award, with a monetary award of €10,000, following an online vote conducted by Europa Nostra, the European Voice of Civil Society Committed to Cultural Heritage.

The European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards were launched in 2002 by the European Commission and have been run by Europa Nostra ever since. They are supported by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union.

The Awards have brought major benefits to the winners, such as greater (inter)national exposure, increased visitor numbers and follow-on funding.

For more information and online submissions:
Deadline for submissions: 5 December 2022

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