Welcome! To submit a nomination for the Peninsulas Prize Award, please fill out all required fields below. Self nominations are accepted.

The Peninsulas Prize is given to an individual or individuals, a museum or museums, or a collection of partnering organizations that have demonstrated the significance and impact of community engagement over the last year. This award was created, but is not limited, to recognize an individual(s)’s or organization(s)’s ability to engage with its community, showcase multiple perspectives, address community needs or concerns, and/or bridge the gap between the past and present.

The MMA Board of Directors will choose the recipient(s) based on the criteria that they deem relevant. However, consideration will also be given to nominated individual(s) or organization(s) that have done the following:

1. Created an exhibit, project, event, or conducted some other form of significant community engagement in which the bulk of activity, work, or plans came to fruition during the last year

2. Shown evidence of creating a dialogue with, and exploring subject matter relevant to,the community they serve.

Note: Preference may be given to efforts centered on diversity, inclusion, community needs, and accessibility.

Deadline: August 31, 2018