Winners of 2013 EU Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Awards announced
The European Commission and Europa Nostra announced yesterday the winners of the 2013 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards.
The 30 winners, selected from nearly 200 nominated projects, are honoured for their achievements in four areas: conservation, research, dedicated service, and education, training and awareness-raising.
The award ceremony will take place on 16 June at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus in Athens, in the presence of Karolos Papoulias, the President of Greece, Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, and Plácido Domingo, the opera singer and Europa Nostra President.
Of the 30 winning projects, six will be named as grand prix laureates in Athens and one of the winners will receive the public choice award, based on an [ http://vote.europanostra.org ]online public vote on the Europa Nostra website.
Find out more about the winners and how to vote: http://www.europanostra.org/news/326