The South Carolina African American Heritage Commission is seeking nominations for its annual “Preserving Our Places in History” Awards program, recognizing outstanding efforts to protect, preserve and promote African American heritage in the Palmetto State.
Individuals, groups and organizations can nominate themselves for the awards or be nominated by others who are aware of their work, contributions and achievements in the field. The SCAAHC requires a nomination form and documentation that explains and provides evidence to support the nomination. The documentation should include a one- page statement justifying the nomination along with letters and other materials of support.
Nomination packets must be received by Friday, February 21, 2020. They can be scanned and e-mailed to [email protected] or mailed to: South Carolina African American Heritage Foundation, c/o Ramon Jackson, 8301 Parklane Road, Columbia SC 29223