Colorado's 2017 Most Significant Artifacts Nomination Form
Please use the form below to nominate an artifact from your collections for Colorado's 2017 Most Significant Artifact!
Nomination Deadline: August 31, 2017
Public Voting begins in September!
Awards will be announced in December, 2017
- An independent panel of professionals selected for their expertise with museums, history, archives, library or historical societies will review nominations and select the final 15-20 artifacts to be voted on by the public.
- Online voting will open to the public in November at: http://collectioncare.auraria.edu
- The campaign will be promoted to the public through news media, community publications, news letters, listservs and blogs.
- Cultural heritage associations, museums, libraries, archives and historical societies are encouraged to nominate an artifact from their collections and, when voting for the public opens, help get the word out to their members and visitors.
- Colorado's 2017 Most Significant Artifacts will be announce in November, 2017
- Colorado’s Most Significant Artifacts designation does not include award funding.
- Nomination contact information for Colorado’s Most Significant Artifacts will be shared with the news media.