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Governor's Arts Awards Nominations

 

To Submit a Nomination

There are two options for submitting a nomination.

 

Nominations

The Oklahoma Arts Council is currently accepting nominations for the Governor's Arts Awards. Deadline for submissions is Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Eligibility

Nominees must be current, full-time Oklahoma residents or organizations that work in and for the benefit of Oklahoma. Previous recipients of the Governor's Award are not eligible. To view past award recipients, click here.

Nominations for arts organizations, employees of arts organizations, or educators should reflect activity beyond normal expectations or responsibilities.

Criteria

The following criteria is used by the Governor's Arts Awards Selection Committee to evaluate nominations. Address the criteria related to the nominee's efforts. It may not be necessary to address all criteria:

 

Categories

The Selection Committee reserves the right to honor recipients in categories of its choice.

 

Support Materials

Up to three pages of optional support materials will be accepted. Support materials are not required. Materials may include news clippings, letters of support, and other items that demonstrate the nominee's impact. Audio and video materials will not be accepted.

Support materials must be submitted via email or mail to:

Governor's Arts Awards Selection Committee
c/o Oklahoma Arts Council
PO Box 52001-2001
Oklahoma City, OK 73152-2001
joel.gavin@arts.ok.gov

Deadline for Submissions

The deadline to submit nominations and support materials is Thursday, September 6, 2018.

Selection Process

Award recipients are selected by members of the Governor's Arts Awards Selection Committee, comprised of Governor-appointed Oklahoma Arts Council board members. Past Governor's Award recipients may also be on the Selection Committee. The Selection Committee reserves the right to honor recipients in categories of its choice.

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