The City of Nanaimo is now seeking public nominations for the 2016 Culture & Heritage Awards. This is your opportunity to recognize people and groups you believe have made a significant contribution to making Nanaimo a culturally vibrant city.
Awards are presented in the following four categories:
- Excellence in Culture
Presented to an organization or individual that has achieved regional and/or national recognition in the field of arts and must be recognized as a “Nanaimo Artist,” has demonstrated excellence in their field, and is recognized as a significant inspiration to others.
- Honour in Culture
Presented to an individual, group or corporation that is known for their dedication and support of the development of Nanaimo’s cultural sector.
- Emerging Cultural Leader
Recognizes up-and-coming, Nanaimo-based cultural leaders.
- John Thomson Heritage Memorial
Honours individuals who demonstrate outstanding heritage service and dedication to the community.
Nomination Deadline: Tuesday, November 17, 2015
For award criteria and nomination form, click here.