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Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Heritage Awards 2021

Submissions are now closed

Deadline: September 10, 2021

Community Development

Public Outreach

Physical Heritage Conservation

Intangible Cultural Heritage

Nominations Procedures

Submit nominations at the links above, by email,  or by mail:
1867 MacKay Street, Regina, Saskatchewan, S4N 6E7

If submitting via email or mail, download the PDF forms here:

Community DevelopmentPublic OutreachPhysical Heritage ConservationIntangible Cultural Heritage

Submissions must include the following:

  1. Completed form (see form links under Eligibility Criteria/Award Categories)
  2. Name of the person making the nomination - including their address, email and phone number(s).
    This is the person with whom all communications will occur regarding the nomination, throughout the nomination process.
  3. Name of the project - including (if applicable) the address, email and phone number(s).
  4. Date of completion of the project.
  5. A detailed description, not to exceed 100 words, explaining why this project should be recognized.
  6. Supporting materials for the nomination, which could include - photographs, video clips, news clippings, website links, other printed material or information which the nominator deems relevant to the nomination (electronic images must have a resolution of 300 dpi and all photographs must be labeled).

For the Physical Heritage Conservation category , besides the above required information, the following is also required: 

  1. Completed submission form.
  2. Name, address, email and phone number(s) of each of the following (as appropriate): Owner, architect, prime contractor, any notable crafts persons involved, other.
  3. Brief history of building (whatever is known), including: 
    • Date of construction, original owner, original architect, original builder, chronology of occupancies, chronology of alterations.
  4. Details of Current Project:
    • date of completion, description of heritage features involved, description of work done, any particular achievements.
  5. Provide three or more photographs showing:
    • Primary elevation, detailed “before” pictures of work, detailed “after” pictures of work.

General Consideration

  1. Entries submitted in previous years that did not receive an award may be resubmitted in subsequent years. No limit will be placed on the number of times a nomination may be submitted.
  2. No nomination or expression of support for a nomination may be made by a current Heritage Saskatchewan board member or staff person.
  3. Heritage Saskatchewan reserves the right not to confer an award in a given category in a given year.
  4. Timeline:
    1. June 14: Call for Submissions
    2. Sept 10: Deadline for Submissions
    3. September: Jury deliberations occur
    4. Mid-Sept: Award recipients are notified
    5. November: Award presentations

Award Notification

  1. Award recipients will be notified about their being selected, as per timeline listed above.
  2. Only those chosen for awards will be contacted.

Award Presentations

  1. Award recipients will receive a certificate, signed by the Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan.
  2. Heritage Saskatchewan will also be producing a special one-minute video for each award winner featuring the winning project. Winners may use the video on their websites and social media.
  3. In the case of multiple contributors to a project, then there will be multiple certificates made; ensuring that all those being recognized receive a certificate.


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