The 2012 EU prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards has been launched.

The 2012 EU prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards has been launched.

The purpose of the annual prize is to give public recognition to exemplary initiatives and to skills of deserving individuals and/or organisations in the field of preservation and enhancement of cultural heritage (architecture and its related movable heritage, archaeology, cultural landscapes). Every year, up to six monetary awards of €10,000 each are awarded to the top laureates in the various categories:

1. conservation,
2. research,
3. dedicated service by individuals or organisations,
4. education, training, awareness-raising

Deadline: 1st October 2012

Find out more: http://www.europanostra.org/apply-for-an-award-2011