Volunteerism in the Arts Award — BC Alliance for Arts + Culture

Nominations are currently being accepted for the 2022 Volunteerism in the Arts Award.

The winner will be announced at the September 23 opening ceremony for BC Culture Days in Vernon, BC. The winner will receive a $400 cash award along with complimentary access to all upcoming Alliance for Arts and Culture workshops and professional activities.

The $400 annual award is intended to support the recipient’s future professional development by providing funds to be used to attend an arts and culture-related conference, training session or networking opportunity. Eligible applicants Must be currently volunteering with a BC-based arts and culture organizationand wish to further their education or experience in the arts and culture sector.

Cultural organizations are encouraged to nominate an exceptional volunteer. Please provide a letter of support acknowledging the nominee’s contribution to your organization, and why they deserve consideration. Volunteers who wish to be considered for the award should contact the organization they volunteer for.

Thanks to the vision of the fund advisors, the Volunteerism in the Arts Award was established in recognition of the outstanding contributions made by volunteers to arts and cultural events across BC each year.

Click here for the application form.

Submissions close on September 2, 2022.

The award is administered by BC Alliance for Arts + Culture and Vancouver Foundation. The award was established by the organizing committee at the Celebrate Volunteerism Conference.