Peter H. Brink Award for Individual Achievement

The Peter H. Brink Award for Individual Achievement recognizes an individual who has made extraordinary contributions toward saving a historic place in the past year. The award is made based on significant personal intervention, advocacy, or development efforts. Nominations for this award are judged according to the following criteria:

  • Outstanding individual, on-the-ground achievement that goes beyond the normal course or boundaries of a person’s job or profession
  • Efforts beyond those typically associated with successful preservation work
  • Contributions associated with a specific threat to a building, location, or region
  • Efforts that have taken place, whole or in part, within the past year
  • If not successful in saving the place, achievements that have made an impact or effected demonstrable change