June 22, 2022 | Now Accepting Applications: 2023 Great American Main Street Award! |
Each year, Main Street America recognizes exceptional Main Street communities whose successes serve as a model for comprehensive, preservation-based commercial district revitalization with the Great American Main Street Award. Since the award’s inception in 1995, over 100 Main Street programs have been honored. Will YOUR community be next?Eligibility:
All Accredited Main Street America programs, with an active Main Street membership and that have not previously won. Application:
Candidates must submit a complete application through the online portal and application fee by Monday, August 1 at 11:59pm CT. A preview of the application, supplemental document samples and templates, and a recording of the application webinar are available on our website. Access application resources here >Evaluation:
Winners are selected from a nationwide pool of applicants by a jury of Main Street professionals and leaders in the fields of community and economic development and historic preservation. Learn more about selection criteria > Accolades:
Semi-finalists will be promoted through social media. Finalists will also receive a promotional video, media support, profiles on the MSA website, and recognition at a ceremony at the 2023 Main Street Now Conference.
Don't miss the chance to receive this prestigious award:
Submit your application by Monday, August 1 at 11:59pm CT!
Learn more and apply for 2023 GAMSA! >