Arts Council Still Accepting Applications for Arts Awareness and Education Award

The Arts Awareness and Education Award is given by the Arts Council in recognition of an individual and/or sponsoring group for their efforts in promoting greater awareness of the arts in Central Louisiana Parishes. The award, presented annually, seeks to give public recognition to groups or individuals whose work inspires, encourages, engages, and otherwise fosters awareness to and promotion of the arts to the public.

The Arts Awareness and Education Award will be presented on Friday, October 16, 2015, at the 2015 Fall ArtWalk. To nominate someone for the award, applications must be submitted to the Arts Council Awareness and Education Award Committee before September 16th, 2015. An award will be given in each of the following categories: Creating Awareness of the Arts, Education/Music, Business/Organizations (Profit and Non-Profit), and Community Service.


* Completed Application
* Biographical sketch of the nominee (limited to 500 words)
* Narrative of nominee’s accomplishments
* Community service
* One person, friend or co-worker, to introduce the nominee at the 2015 Fall ArtWalk

To receive an application or for more information, email Julie at Applications may also be downloaded from the Arts Council website by clicking here.