Heritage Awards

The YHMA presents awards to individuals, organizations and businesses which have made a special contribution to the conservation or interpretation of some aspect of Yukon’s heritage. The following are annual award categories:

 

Annual Heritage Award

The Award will be presented to an individual, group, organization, society business or corporation for outstanding contribution to Yukon heritage. In order to be eligible, the recipient must qualify in one or more of the following categories:

 

Lifetime Achievement in Heritage Award

The award will be presented to an individual, group, organization, society, business or corporation for outstanding contribution to Yukon heritage. In order to be eligible, the recipient must qualify in one of the following categories:

 

Helen Couch Volunteer of the Year Award

The award will be presented to an individual for outstanding contribution to Yukon Heritage. In order to be eligible, the recipient must qualify in one of the following categories:

 

The Heritage Conservation Project of the Year

This award will be presented annually to the individual, community group, First Nation, or business whose work to preserve, restore, or rehabilitate a historic property best reflects the practices outlined in the Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada. This award is sponsored by the Yukon Department of Tourism and Culture’s Heritage Resources Unit. In order to be eligible:

 

History Maker

The Award will be presented to an individual for their significant contributions to Yukon history.  In order to be eligible, the recipient must qualify in one or more of the following categories:

 

List of Past Heritage Award Recipients

YHMA Heritage Award Winners YHMA Heritage Award Winners
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