The European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards are granted each year by the European Commission and Europa Nostra. They identify and promote best practices in the conservation of tangible cultural heritage and stimulate cross border exchanges of knowledge and experience throughout Europe.
They aim at raising public awareness about Europe's cultural heritage and at encouraging best practices through the power of example. Outstanding heritage achievements are awarded in the following categories: 1. Conservation 2. Research 3. Dedicated Service by Individuals or Organisations 4. Education, Training and Awareness-Raising
The deadline for applications is 1 October 2010. Find out more about the application procedure at: http://www.europanostra.org/apply-for-an-award-2011/
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