New England Public Radio is now accepting nominations for the 2017 NEPR Arts & Humanities Awards.
Now in its ninth year, the award recognizes those who have made a positive impact on the arts and humanities and brings awareness to the critical role played by musicians, artists, dancers, writers, teachers and cultural institutions in western New England.
You’re invited to nominate your favorite artist or organization using this form:
All nominations must be received by January 12, 2017.
Members of the New England Public Radio Foundation, Inc. will review all nominations and select recipients in January. Recipients will be celebrated at the Arts & Humanities Awards Gala in the spring of 2017. Tickets to the gala will go on sale in February.
For more information on the Arts & Humanities Awards, contact Vanessa Cerillo at 413.735.6605 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past recipients of the Arts & Humanities Award:
Community Access to the Arts
María Luisa Arroyo
Community Music School of Springfield
The Performance Project/First Generation
Easthampton City Arts+
Pioneer Valley Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
The Young@Heart Chorus
Steve Hays of the Drama Studio
The Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT
Aric Bieganek, teacher at Community Music School of Springfield
The Springfield Museums
Kevin Rhodes, Music Director, The Springfield Symphony Orchestra