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The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County
251 North Spruce St, Winston-Salem NC 27101


© The Arts Council of Winston-Salem/Forsyth County

Each year, countless individuals and organizations contribute to the vitality and diversity of our local arts scene. The Annual Awards are an opportunity to recognize these champions, which will be celebrated at The Arts Council’s Annual Meeting on October 28, 2019.

Nominations are due by Monday, October 21, 2019.


Arts Council Award

The Arts Council established the Arts Council Award to recognize an individual that exhibits a significant commitment to volunteer service and has made a lasting impact on our arts community.

2019 Arts Council Award Nomination Form


Arts Educator Excellence Award

In 2015, The Arts Council established the Arts Educator Excellence Award to recognize an educator or teaching artist who has enriched the education of our community’s youth and inspired the next generation of artists, patrons and creative individuals.

2019 Arts Educator Excellence Award Nomination Form


Arts-Integrated Workplace Award

In 2016, The Arts Council established the Arts-Integrated Workplace Award to recognize a local company for their exemplary efforts to integrate the arts into their corporate culture and employees’ lives.

2019 Arts-Integrated Workplace Award Nomination Form


R. Philip Hanes, Jr.  Young Leader Award

The R. Philip Hanes Junior Young Leader Award recognizes an individual under 40 whose time, talent and energy have furthered the mission of promoting the arts and culture of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County, leaving a legacy of service for future young leaders and for the future of the arts in this community.

2019 Young Leader Award Nomination Form

If you have any questions or need more information about these awards please contact:

Diana Blanchard - Director of Community Engagement & Communications.