Nominations for Mayor's Awards for Excellence Due Soon



The Boise City Department of Arts and History is accepting nominations for the 2011 Mayor’s Awards for Excellence in Art and History.

Any individual or organization is eligible for nomination as long as he/she/it has shown excellence in "distinguished service, creative accomplishment, a record of publication, presentation, or research that enhances the artistic, historic and broader cultural life of the City of Boise."

Awards (eight total) will be presented in the following categories:
- Organization: Excellence in the Arts, Excellence in History
- Person: Excellence in the Arts, Excellence in History
- Business: Support for the Arts, Support for History
- Education: Excellence in Art Education, Excellence in History Education

The deadline for nominations is Thursday, March 31, at 3 p.m. Forms can be filled out and submitted online or printed and mailed to: ATTN: Mayor’s Awards in Arts and History, Boise City Department of Arts and History, P.O. Box 500, Boise, ID 83701-0500. Click here for forms.

Or call 208-433-4671 to have a hard copy form mailed to you.

Recipients will be announced on Thursday, Sept. 22.

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