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Call for applications – 2023 Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction

  • Call for submissions
  • Winnipeg, MB

Website mbartscouncil Manitoba Arts Council

Deadline: December 15, 2022

Nominations are now open for the 2023 Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction, which recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of a Manitoba artist, Indigenous Knowledge Keeper, or arts/cultural professional through an annual prize.

Help us celebrate and honour the excellence, resourcefulness, and imagination of a Manitoba artist, Indigenous Knowledge Keeper, or arts/cultural professional by submitting a nomination to our Recognize – Prizes program.

  • Prize amount: $30,000
  • Who can be nominated? Professional artists, Indigenous Knowledge Keepers, and arts/cultural professionals
  • Who can nominate? Individuals, groups, or organizations that have no conflict of interest with the nominee
  • Deadline: December 15, 2022

Previous Award of Distinction recipients includes Daina Warren (2022), Alan Greyeyes (2020), Shawna Dempsey & Lorri Millan (2018), Diana Thorneycroft (2016), and Robert Archambeau (2014).

Learn more 

How to nominate someone

Start your nomination through Manipogo, MAC’s Online Application System.

Not an artist? No problem!

If you don’t intend on applying for a grant from the Manitoba Arts Council, you can submit your nomination after creating a profile in Manipogo as a Nominator. Creating a Nominator profile takes about 5 minutes!

To apply for this job email your details to esaurette@artscouncil.mb.ca.

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