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Governor's Award

Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio
and Arts Day Luncheon

 

Since its beginning in 1971, the Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio has recognized individuals and organizations who have been vital to the growth and development of Ohio's cultural resources. Ohio possesses a wealth of individuals and institutions that are supportive of the arts, and for that reason the selection process for the Governor's Awards is highly competitive.

 


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Nominations for the 2015 Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio are open through October 27, 2014.

 

Deadlines (extended):

  • Nominations: Monday, October 27, 2014 midnight
  • Support letters: Monday, November 3, 2014 midnight

Award winners are chosen for outstanding contributions to the arts—locally, statewide and nationally—in the following categories:

  • Arts Administration
  • Arts Education
  • Arts Patron
  • Business Support of the Arts
  • Community Development & Participation
  • Individual Artist

 

Please note: Nominations will only be accepted online.


 

SAVE THE DATE

2015 Governor's Awards for the Arts and Arts Day Luncheon

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

The 2015 Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio and Arts Day Luncheon will take place at noon on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at the Columbus Athenaeum in downtown Columbus. The luncheon is hosted by the Ohio Arts Council and Ohio Citizens for the Arts Foundation. Winners will receive an original work of art by Nicole Schneider, a printmaker and mixed-media artist from Cleveland. This annual event demonstrating public value and support for the arts is sponsored by Ohio Citizens for the Arts Foundation.

For general information about the Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio, please see the Fact Sheet and visit our list of Frequently Asked Questions.

The annual Governor's Awards for the Arts in Ohio & Arts Day Luncheon is held in conjunction with Arts Day. For more information about Arts Day and Ohio Citizens for the Arts Foundation, visit the Ohio Citizens for The Arts website.

Visit our "Past Awards" page to view video tributes to the past Award winners, pictures from the event and images of the awards.

This website is hosted with support from the State of Ohio.

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You're invited to the 2014 Engagement Tour scheduled in November! The Ohio Arts Council's Board and leadership team are coming to a town or city near you to meet you and learn first-hand about the arts and cultural activities taking place in your community.

  

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