The Alaska State Council on the Arts (ASCA) and the Alaska Humanities Forum (AKHF) are pleased to announce that nominations are now open for the 2013 Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities.
The arts awards are offered in the following categories: Margaret Nick Cooke Award for Alaska Native Arts and Languages, Business Leadership, Arts Advocacy Award and Individual Artist.
The Alaska Humanities Forum awards are open to all those who have contributed to humanites projects in Alaska.
Eligibility is open to any individual, organization or institution that has made a significant contribution to the arts and humanities in Alaska, with the exception of current ASCA Council members, AKHF Board members, staff or prior Award recipients. The deadline for nominations is Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 11:59 p.m.
The awards will be presented at the Governor’s Awards for the Arts and Humanities to be held in Juneau on Thursday, January 30, 2014. Award recipients will be selected by the Alaska State Council on the Arts, the Alaska Humanities Forum and the Office of the Governor, based on nominees submitted by the public.