The 2017 South Carolina Historic Preservation Awards are scheduled to take place on Friday, June 16that 2:00 PM in the First Floor Lobby of the State House. In their 23rd year, the awards recognize the exceptional accomplishments in the preservation, rehabilitation and interpretation of the architectural and cultural heritage of the Palmetto State. Awards cover six categories: Honor, Stewardship, Preservation Service, Heritage Tourism, Elected Official Honor Award and the Governor’s Award.
Governor Henry McMaster will be on site to present the awards to this year’s recipients. The South Carolina Historic Preservation Awards are sponsored by the Office of the Governor, the South Carolina Archives and History Foundation, the South Carolina Department of Archives and History and The Palmetto Trust for Historic Preservation. The ceremony is open to the public. For any questions regarding the awards or ceremony, please contact Grace Salter at 803-896-0339 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The South Carolina Archives and History Foundation is a private, non-profit organization providing support for the programs and services of the South Carolina Department of Archives and History. Since its incorporation in 1993, the Foundation has been an integral partner in promoting the rich history of South Carolina.