In the interest of public health and safety the Nebraska Arts Council is postponing the Governor’s Arts Awards scheduled for March 27 at the Nebraska State Capitol.
“In light of the public health emergency we face, everyone’s health and safety is our top priority. The Governor’s Arts Awards is a celebratory event that is meant to be shared. We will reschedule the ceremony on a more suitable date in the future.” - Executive Director, Suzanne Wise.
The biennial Governor's Arts Awards is Nebraska's premier event in recognizing individuals and organizations that shape our state's artistic landscape. The impact of the arts, and these honorees, is felt in the classroom, the economy and the community.
An individual, school district or community organization that has made an outstanding contribution to accessibility in Nebraska.
An individual, school district or community organization that has made a long-term, outstanding contribution to arts education in Nebraska.
Awarded to an individual, group or organization that exemplifies authenticity and excellence within a cultural tradition.
Awarded to an arts organization that has demonstrated a consistently high level of excellence in programming and outreach.
Awarded to an individual artist practicing in any discipline whose work or career has made a significant contribution to their art form and to the state of Nebraska.
Awarded to an individual, business, school district or community organization that has shown outstanding commitment by its continued support of the arts through time, energy, expertise and/or financial support.
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