The Shoalhaven Arts Board invites nominations for the 2017 Arts Awards. These awards recognise and encourage excellence in all the arts. Presented biannually the Awards are an acknowledgement of the substantial contribution made by individuals and organisations in the arts and cultural heritage sector towards creating a vibrant, generous and learning community in the Shoalhaven region. There is a cash prize of $500 and a framed certificate for the winner of each category. Nominations can be submitted under the following categories:
Category 1 - Outstanding Contribution to Arts & Culture
Category 2 - Young Achiever Award - Arts & Culture
Category 3 - Outstanding Emerging Writer/Visual Artist or Performer
Category 4 - Outstanding Riverfest Environmental Artist
Applications forms can be downloaded here 2017 Arts Award Nomination Form. Nominations close on Monday 7 August 2017. For further information please call Shoalhaven Regional Gallery on (02) 4429 5444.