Cultural Resource Accessibility Award — $500

NEW! The Cultural Resource Accessibility Award honours excellence in cultural resource management work which aims to help connect British Columbians with their history.

Given to organizations big and small across the province, the award aims to draw attention to steps being undertaken by communities to help improve the accessibility and visibility of British Columbia’s cultural resources.

Eligible Individuals & Organizations

The Cultural Resource Accessibility Award is open to all individuals and organizations working with history and heritage in the Province of British Columbia.

Eligible Projects

  • Cataloguing and artifact or archival record improvement projects;
  • database and finding aid creation;
  • digitization of collections;
  • photographing collections;
  • scanning projects;
  • and more.

Prize

Winners of the Cultural Resource Accessibility Award shall receive a certificate, a year’s membership to the British Columbia Historical Federation, and $500. Winners will be announced at the Awards Gala at the annual BCHF Conference.

How to Nominate

Nominations can be submitted by sending an email message with the nominee’s name and information to anna@bchistory.ca.

Nomination Deadline

Nomination deadline for the 2022 Cultural Resource Accessibility Award is March 1, 2022.