The Association Heritage New Brunswick looks forward to recognizing individuals or organisations that have been nominated by their peers every year at our Annual Conference in the fall.
Categories: The AHNB Awards are in the following four categories:
1. Quarter Century Award – Individual– awarded annually
2. Award of Merit –Individual– awarded annually
3. Award of Distinction – Project-based to an organization-awarded annually
4. Founder’s Award – Individual-at the discretion of the Board of Directors
1) Quarter Century Award
-Awarded for outstanding long-term service to the heritage community by an individual volunteer.
-The AMBHNB wishes to recognize volunteers whose service over 25 years or more merits special recognition.
-N.B. Heritage professionals who have given voluntary service are eligible for this award
2) Award of Merit
-Awarded for an outstanding contribution in the heritage field.
-The AHNB wishes to acknowledge an individual contribution which may not involve long-term service, yet merits special recognition. (i.e. this award may be granted to an individual whose original ideas, research and presentation results in completion of a specific project). Organizations are not eligible for the Award of Merit
3)Award of Distinction (Organization)
-For outstanding achievement (e.g. successful completion of a challenging project, or long-term contribution (e.g. heritage restoration project or exhibit renewal) by an AHNB member organization.
-The AHNB wishes to recognize the contribution of member organizations which have made a significant contribution to the preservation of heritage in the province of New Brunswick
4) Founders Award
-To be awarded to an individual at the discretion of the Board of Directors for outstanding contributions to the people of New Brunswick.
-The Board of Directors of the AHNB may from time to time wish to recognize a singular or series of outstanding contributions of an individual to their community or the province at large with the presentation of the Founders Award
-Consideration for the Founders Award shall not be limited to membership in the AHNB. The Award may be presented to an individual or organization either volunteer or professional. The Founders Award may not necessarily be awarded annually.
For more information and how to proceed to submit a nomination go to our Nomination Form tab under Awards.