Arts Hero Nomination Form

The Connecticut Arts Hero Awards honor and celebrate Connecticut residents who are doing inspiring things in, for, or through the arts in Connecticut.

Since 2016, the Connecticut Arts Hero Awards have introduced us to an array of remarkable individuals engaged in or supporting the arts - some publicly and some behind the scenes.

If you know a special someone who has contributed significantly to the arts in Connecticut, please take a moment to nominate this individual.  You can do so by completing the nomination form below. The deadline to submit a nomination is Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.

We look forward to learning about YOUR Arts Hero!

Note:  Arts Heroes are not awarded posthumously.

The Connecticut Arts Hero Awards will be presented at a special, open-to-all, free event on Wednesday, January 18 at 6:00 PM at Infinity Hall in Hartford. This evening event is designed to honor and celebrate these inspiring individuals and to reaffirm the significant role the arts play in Connecticut. Please save the date!
 

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* 1. Please enter the nominee's information below:

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* 2. Below is a list of nine (9) regions in Connecticut.  Each region is serviced by an arts service organization.  These organizations are our partners and have the distinction of being a Designated Regional Service Organization
 
We strive to honor an individual as an arts hero for each region.  Please indicate the region in which your nominee's "arts hero" work takes place.

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* 3. Why do you believe this person should be recognized as an Arts Hero?  Why do they inspire you? (300 words max)

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* 4. How long have you known your Arts Hero? What is your affiliation or relationship with the nominee? 

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* 5. Tell us about their work in the arts, for the arts, or through the arts in Connecticut and how their work impacts others in the community.  (300 words max)

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* 6. Please provide materials such as a resume, news article, link to portfolio, etc., that showcase the nominee’s contribution to the arts and support your statements above. Choose materials that best support the nominee's work.
Note:  Only one (1) upload is allowable so please consolidate into one document.

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* 7. Optional for publication purposes.
Please provide a personal quote about what makes this person an Arts Hero.  Please limit to 2 sentences.

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* 8. Please provide information about yourself (the nominator).

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