The Washington Trust for Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that our fourth annual Discover Washington: Youth Heritage Project
will be held July 15-18, 2015
at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. Working once again with the National Park Service and the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation, planning is underway for a program aimed at exploring the early settlement of the American West, the process and significance of archeological excavation, and the merits of reconstruction as a method of historic preservation.
We invite all high school age students and their teachers to apply to participate in YHP. Applications will be available in January 2015 and due in May 2015.
Due to the generous support of our program sponsors, there is no cost to program participants.
Do you have questions about YHP or are you Interested in learning more about this year's program? We've for more info on our website here:
What is YHP?
Why is YHP Important?
If you still have questions, please contact our Communications Coordinator, Jennifer Mortensen via email
or at 206-624-9449.
Generous support provided by our program partners, the National Park Service and the Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.