The Ohio Arts Council is now accepting nominations for the 2010 Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio. The annual awards are given to Ohio individuals and organizations in recognition of outstanding contributions to the arts statewide, regionally and nationally. Awards are given for Arts Administration, Arts Education, Arts Patron, Business Support of the Arts, Community Development and Participation and Individual Artist. The deadline for nominations is Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 5 p.m. and the deadline for support letters is Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 5 p.m.
Nominations will be accepted only online. A complete explanation of the nomination process is available on the 2010 Governor’s Awards for the Arts in Ohio and Arts Day Luncheon Web site at www.oac.state.oh.us. For more information about the Governor’s Awards nomination process contact Jaclyn Reynolds at the Ohio Arts Council; phone 614/995-4125; e-mail email@example.com.