History Nebraska has opened their call for nominations for their 2018 Annual Awards. The awards ceremony will be held during the Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation Legislative Reception on Monday, March 4th, 2019, at the Nebraska History Museum. The History Nebraska Awards will honor Nebraskans through three awards.
The Champion of History Award is given annually to recognize outstanding contributions by an individual or organization who helps to preserve or interpret Nebraska history.
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 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.
To nominate someone for an award, please fill out the form below, or download the printable nomination form and mail to 1500 R. Street, Lincoln, NE, 68508. Postmark must be no later than January 18th, 2019.