This prize is awarded every second year by the Organization of World Heritage Cities to a city that is a member of the OWHC and that has distinguished itself by its achievements in the conservation, enhancement or management of property inscribed on the World Heritage List, and located on its territory.
A city that is a member in good standing of the Organization of World Heritage Cities and that has been so for the three preceding years may submit its candidacy to be awarded the Jean-Paul L'Allier Heritage Prize.
The candidacy file, submitted in five identical copies in the form of a PDF file, must contain the following documents:
Timetable of the program
|October 31, 2008||Call for candidacies|
|April 30, 2009||Deadline for the reception of the candidacies|
|May to July 2009||Study by the jury of the candidacies received|
|August 2009||Announcement of the winning city|
|September 2009||Award of the Jean-Paul L'Allier Prize for Heritage in Quito|