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Annual Awards Nominations 2017-12-11T17:08:04+00:00

May is THE moment! Celebrate the transformative power of art, culture and design to create a more innovative region.

What’s going down at Awards 2018?

The nominations period for ABC’s Awards 2018 is open from November through January. After this window closes, the Advisory Board of the Arts + Business Council–composed of distinguished leaders from both the creative and business communities–will convene to review and choose a series of honorees representing the diverse and incredible region that we serve.

We need your help in surfacing the best of the best based on your experience, so please click through the nominations below to share who you think is transforming our region through creativity.

Awards Nominations – Who’s Your Pick?!

The Designing Leadership Alumni Award recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of individual leaders in the creative sector who have invested in professional and personal development by completing the Designing Leadership curriculum. Nominate a Designing Leadership alumnus!

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The Business + Arts Partnership Award is granted to a preeminent union between a business and an arts or cultural organization that clearly demonstrates the roles of leadership from each party as well as their shared benefits. Nominate a business + arts/creative partnership today!

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The Business Volunteers for the Arts Volunteer of the Year Award goes to the volunteer who has made a serious and significant impact on the organization they are partnered with through the Arts + Business Council program Business Volunteers for the Arts. Nominate a volunteer!

Award Celebration 2017

The Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts Volunteer of the Year Award is presented to the lawyer who has had a profound effect on the functionality of the individual artist or arts organization that they represented through the Arts + Business Council’s Philadelphia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts program. Nominate an attorney!

Award Sponsors:

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