The Juneau Arts & Humanities Council is accepting nominations for the Mayor's Awards for the Arts from now through Jan. 15.
Nomination categories include the following:
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 may be submitted online at www.jahc.org. Nomination forms are also available at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center.
Deadline for submission are Jan. 15.