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Special Recognition for Allied Professionals

This award recognizes the work and contributions from professionals in other fields to the advancement of the conservation profession.

How to Nominate:
Fill out the nomination form, and write a letter of support, outlining why you think the nominee deserves this award. Nominations must be postmarked by December 15 and should be sent to:

Ruth Seyler
Membership and Marketing Director
American Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works
1156 15th Street, N.W., Suite 320
Washington, D.C. 20005-1714

Past Recipients:

2016: Dr. Bruce Kaiser and Dr. Michael J. Ware
2014: Monona Rossol
2013: Steven Puglia
2012: Charles Hummel; Charles Rhyne
2011: James Black
2010: Dr. Robert Blanchette; Joel Jurgens; Benjamin Held
2008: Dennis Ertel
2006: John Johnston; Mark Golden

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