Nominations are now open for the 2010 Governor's Awards for the Arts in the following categories: Arts Education, Individual Artist, Arts Organization and Native Arts. Eligibility is open to any individual, organization or institution that has made a significant contribution to the arts in Alaska, with the exception of current ASCA Council members, staff or prior Award recipients. Deadline for nominations is August 1.
Awards will be presented by Gov. Sean Parnell at the Governor's Awards for the Arts and Humanities to be held at the Fairbanks Princess Riverside Lodge on Oct. 21. Award recipients will be selected from among nominees by the Alaska State Council on the Arts and the Office of the Governor.