Preservation Leadership Award

Honoring preservation leadership that enriches New England’s communities

The first-annual Historic New England Preservation Leadership Award honors an individual or institution whose indelible contribution to the preservation movement has had a transformational impact on the New England region. The awardee’s civic, educational, or professional leadership will exemplify the ways in which thoughtful preservation practice contributes to more livable, sustainable, and inclusive neighborhoods.

Brown shingled house with scaffolding. Roof and Chimney repair.

The award will be presented at the Historic New England Summit at Mechanics Hall in Worcester, Mass., on October 13 and 14, 2022.


The application for 2022 Preservation Leadership Award is available now. The application deadline is Friday, July 15, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

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