Nominations for the Governor's Awards in the Arts Due April 27
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Governor’s Awards in the Arts Nomination

The Idaho Commission on the Arts, on behalf of Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter, is seeking nominations for the 2018 Governor’s Awards in the Arts. The awards recognize and encourage excellence in the arts in Idaho and stimulate and support awareness of the arts throughout the state. Nominees must be Idaho residents, businesses based in Idaho, organizations or communities that have, through creative accomplishments or distinguished service, made a significant contribution to the cultural life of Idaho.

Before Submitting

Please review the list of prior recipients (sorted alphabetically by last name or business name). The award cannot be received twice.

What You Will Need

Nominations must include a brief description of why the nominee merits the award, 3-5 letters of recommendation, and any supporting materials such as magazine and newspaper articles, résumés, or artist statements. Examples of artwork are strongly encouraged for the Excellence in the Arts and Traditional Arts categories.

Collect these materials in advance and have them ready to upload. Once submitted, the form cannot be edited or resubmitted. Need technical help? Contact John McMahon at john.mcmahon@arts.idaho.gov or 208-334-2119.

Nominations are due by April 27, 2018

Governor's Awards in the Arts Nomination

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