The Juneau Arts and Humanities Council is now accepting nominations for the Mayor’s Award for the Arts through Jan. 15. The nomination categories are:
Volunteer/Patron of the Arts: Recognizes individuals whose support for the arts through either volunteer work or donations has made a significant impact on the community.
Business Leadership in the Arts: Recognizes businesses (profit or nonprofit) or individual business leaders whose efforts enhance and sustain the arts in Juneau, through donation or participation.
Artist: Honors individuals for their creative contributions to the community.
Innovative Application of the Arts: Recognizes individuals, businesses or programs whose work uses the arts in new and inspirational ways to in some way improve the community.
Arts in Education: Recognizes individuals, programs, or businesses whose efforts advance the arts in education.
Patron of the Arts: Honors individuals who make significant contributions of services and/or money to further the arts in the community.
Nominations are accepted online at www.jahc.org until Jan. 15. Winners will be announced at the Sunday Wearable Arts runway show.