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George Town World Heritage Incorporated Heritage Recognition and Awards 2020

George Town World Heritage Incorporated Heritage Recognition and Awards 2020

HERITAGE RECOGNITION AND AWARDS 2020

The inaugural George Town World Heritage Incorporated Heritage Recognition and Awards 2020 is now open for nominations to honour individuals and groups with outstanding contributions to the Outstanding Universal Value of the George Town World Heritage Site.

The awards consist of four categories – Conservation, Enhancement and Adaptation Award, Cultural Heritage Events and Activities Award, Lifetime Achievement Award, and Cultural Continuity Recognition.

Individuals and groups may self-nominate or be nominated by the public. The nomination form, which is available in English, Malay and Chinese, can be downloaded for free at www.gtwhi.com.my.

All participants must submit the completed form and all supporting documents via e-mail to info@gtwhi.com.my or deliver the documents by hand to the George Town World Heritage Incorporated office by 15 April 2020, 5pm.

Eligible recipients will be notified after recommendations have been approved. The outcome of their nominations will be announced by 7 June 2020.

For more information, please call 04-261 6606 (Ms Sim Jun Hui or Ms Lee Cheah Woon) or e-mail info@gtwhi.com.my.

Download the nomination forms (Microsoft Word): English | Malay | Chinese