Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County (AHCMC)

2017 Executive's Awards Nomination Form




Dear Montgomery County Resident:

I am pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2017 County Executive's Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities - the most prestigious honors conferred by Montgomery County on individual artists, scholars, organizations and cultural patrons. Now in its 16th year, the County Executive's Awards unite us in celebration of those who have strengthened our communities through the arts and humanities. I personally invite you to nominate an individual, team or organization to be considered for these awards today.

This year, I will be presenting the County Executive's Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities on Monday, November 6, 2017 at Round House Theatre in Bethesda.  I hope you will join me as we salute this year’s winners and additionally recognize recipients of grants from the Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County with a special presentation of awards and many exciting performances. 

To nominate a deserving individual, team, or organization for these awards, please visit the online nomination site and submit your nomination form by Monday, July 31, 2017.  If you have any questions about the nomination or award process, please do not hesitate to call the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County at (301) 565-3805 or send an email to info@creativemoco.com.

I look forward to seeing you at the ceremony to salute the accomplishments of our awardees and celebrate the arts and humanities community that supports our economy and enriches our quality of life in Montgomery County.

Sincerely,

 

 

Submit your nomination HERE today!



Nominations are being accepted for the following awards:

Education Award
An individual educator, team, or educational organization that has made a major contribution to the education of youth or adult populations through the arts and/or humanities.

Community Award
An arts or humanities organization, team, or an individual in a leadership position with an arts or humanities organization, that has made a major contribution to building a stronger community and improving the quality of life in Montgomery County through the organization’s arts and/or humanities programs and services.

Volunteer Award
An individual or team who has made a major contribution to the arts or humanities in Montgomery County as a volunteer.

Outstanding Artist or Scholar Award
An individual working in an arts or humanities discipline as a practicing artist or scholar, either paid or unpaid, whose work has made a major contribution to the cultural life of Montgomery County. Examples include a visual artist, performer, musician, historian, playwright or poet.

Business or Individual Patron Award

A business, company, corporation, company foundation, team, or an individual that has set an exemplary standard of support for the arts and humanities in Montgomery County. Nominees may be long-time supporters or a new supporter that has made a significant contribution. Support may include cash or in-kind donations.

Emerging Leader Award
A young leader in an arts or humanities organization who has demonstrated exceptional leadership, innovative thinking and a commitment to advancing our County’s arts and humanities. 

Submit your nomination HERE today!

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