History Nebraska has opened its call for nominations for the 2022 Annual History Nebraska Awards. The History Nebraska awards presentation will take place at the Kennard House on Tuesday, March 15, 2022, during History Nebraska Foundation’s Legislative Reception. Nominations are due by February 18th, 2022. Winners will be notified by February 25th, 2022. For more information, please contact us at 402-371-3270. The History Nebraska Awards will honor Nebraskans through three awards.
The History Nebraska’s Excellence in Teaching Award is given annually to a teacher who excels in teaching Nebraska history through creativity and imagination in the classroom by using documents, artifacts, historic sites, oral histories, and other primary sources.
The Champion of History Award is given annually to recognize outstanding contributions by an individual or organization that helps to preserve or interpret Nebraska history.
The History Nebraska Advocacy Award is given annually to recognize outstanding contributions or assistance by an individual or organization to History Nebraska through volunteerism, advocacy, or donation.