The Lewes Historical Society is accepting nominations in four categories for the 2020 Preservation Awards.
The society will be honoring outstanding Lewes preservationists in the areas of Restoration/Rehabilitation, New Construction, Community and Stewardship. The chosen honorees will be deemed to have made an indelible impact on the Lewes community by preserving and enhancing the town through preservation, and thoughtful design and services. All projects up for consideration must have been completed since January 2018.
Nominees will be judged according to the Secretary of the Interior’s Standard for the Treatment of Historic Properties and will be reviewed by the Preservation Awards Committee.
For applications to nominate an individual or organization, call the society at 302-645-7670. Nominations must be received by Sunday, April 12.
The Preservation Awards Presentation Luncheon will take place from 12 to 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 6, at Irish Eyes, and is open to the public.