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Governor's Arts Awards Nominations

 

Nominations

The Oklahoma Arts Council is currently accepting nominations for the 2016 Governor's Arts Awards. Deadline for submissions is August 2, 2016.

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.

To Submit a Nomination

There are two options for submitting a nomination.

 

Support Materials

Up to three pages of optional support materials will be accepted. Support materials are not required. Materials may include news clippings, support letters, and other items. 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 Tuesday, August 2, 2016.

 

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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.

 

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.

Questions

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