WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS TO OUR STATEWIDE PRESERVATION HONOR AWARDS. THE NOMINATION PERIOD ENDS ON NOVEMBER 15, 2013.
THE AWARDS WILL BE PRESENTED IN THE ROTUNDA OF THE STATE CAPITOL BUILDING WITH RECEPTION TO FOLLOW ON MARCH 6, 2014.
The Rozier Award
Named in honor of Elizabeth McReynolds Rozier, one of the founding members of Missouri Preservation and a noted Jefferson City Preservationist, the Rozier Award was established to recognize individuals who have made significant achievements in the field of historic preservation in Missouri. This is Missouri Preservation’s most prestigious annual award.
The McReynolds Awards
The McReynolds Awards, also named in honor of Elizabeth McReynolds Rozier, are given annually to individuals or groups who have made significant achievements in the field or are in the midst of a long-term preservation project. The McReynolds awards are among the most important awards given out each year by the organization.
Osmund Overby Award
The Overby Award was established in 2003 to recognize published works that contribute to the documentation and interpretation of Missouri’s architectural history. It honors Dr. Osmund Overby, Art History Professor Emeritus and former head of the historic preservation program at the University of Missouri, Columbia. Dr. Overby is a nationally recognized leader in historic preservation.
The Preserve Missouri Awards
Presented for the first time in 2000, the Preserve Missouri awards recognize outstanding efforts and projects around the state. Suggested categories include, but are not limited to: Commercial Revitalization, Institutional/Civic Building Restoration, Neighborhood Revitalization, Residential Rehabilitation, Historic Landscape Preservation, Rural Preservation, and Preservationist-in-Action .
or call our office at 660.882.5946 to receive a nomination form in Word format via email
This year’s Missouri Preservation Conference in Boonville is shaping up to be one of our best.
A special full-day Historic Storefront Renovation workshop will be held during the Conference on Friday, September 20.