Nominations are now being accepted for the City of Hamilton’s 2013 Arts Award program.
The nominations form, submission requirements, and eligibility criteria can be found online at www.hamilton.ca/artsawards. Printed versions are available at various locations throughout the community including the Tourism Hamilton Visitor Centre located on the first floor of the Lister Block Building at 28 James St. N.
To assist with the nomination progress, the City will be hosting drop-in nominations clinics on Saturday Dec. 1, 2012, Saturday Jan. 12, 2013, and Saturday Feb. 2, 2013. All nominations clinics will be held at the Tourism Hamilton Visitor Centre from 1 until 3 p.m. Staff is also available to answer questions Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. by appointment.
The City of Hamilton Arts Awards recognizes the outstanding achievement of our city’s established and emerging artists in 11 categories and present $37,500 in cash awards.
The program is one of the oldest in Canada to recognize the vital contribution that artists make to our community.
The deadline for nominations is Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at 4p.m.
For more information about the Arts Awards program email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 905-546-2424 ext. 7612.