Nominate a Distinguished Artist

Nominations for the 2015 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Awards are now closed. Nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Artist Awards will open in November of 2016.

To prepare for the nomination:

  • Ensure the nominee is a Canadian citizen, lives in Alberta, or has had a significant connection to Alberta over time.
  • Speak to your nominee, let them know you will be nominating them, ask for a current CV and their complete contact information.
  • Write a document of no more than three pages, single spaced, explaining why this nominee merits Alberta’s top recognition for artistic achievement. Include highlights of the nominee’s artistic achievements and/or their contribution to advancing their artistic discipline. If the nominee does not currently reside in Alberta, clearly outline their connection to Alberta and their contribution to growing our province’s arts and culture.
  • Fill out the contact information online and upload the nomination and CV documents.

Nominations for the 2017 Lieutenant Governor of Alberta Distinguished Artist Awards will open November 2016.