The National Park Service Heritage Documentation Programs (Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/HistoricAmerican Landscapes Survey) have announced the new Leicester B. Holland Prize, 2011: A Single-Sheet Measured Drawing Competition. This competition, open to both students and professionals, recognizes the best single-sheet measured drawing of an historic building, site, or structure prepared to HABS, HAER or HALS standards for their collection at the Library of Congress.
The winner of the Leicester B. Holland Prize 2011 will receive a $1000 cash prize, a certificate of recognition, and publication of the winning drawing in Architectural Record magazine.
There is no charge to enter the competition but the Holland Prize Entry Form (available on the HDP website) must be completed by May 31, 2011 and the completed entry postmarked by June 30, 2011.
To download the Holland Prize Entry Form and for additional information on how to participate, including competition rules and recommendations, visit: http://www.nps.gov/history/hdp/competitions/holland.htm