Nominate an Honoree | Arts and Education Council of St. Louis

Nominate an Honoree

Know an artist, educator, philanthropist, corporate citizen or organization that has enriched our arts and cultural community? Nominate them for the St. Louis Arts Awards!

Presented since 1992, the Arts and Education Council's St. Louis Arts Awards is the preeminent award ceremony honoring individuals and organizations who make our region so vibrant. Nominations are open to the public for awards in the following categories: 

  • Lifetime Achievement in the Arts
  • Excellence in Philanthropy
  • Corporate Support of the Arts
  • Excellence in the Arts
  • Art Educator of the Year
  • Arts Innovator
  • Arts Collaboration
  • Champion for the Arts
  • Emerging Artist of the Year
  • Arts Startup of the Year
  • Student Artist of the Year
  • National Artist of the Year

For category descriptions, click here. To view previous honorees, click here.

Nominations will be reviewed by a selection panel comprised of past honorees, arts patrons, artists and arts administrators to review the nominations and select the honorees. 2020 St. Louis Arts Awards honorees will be announced in June 2019.

Nominations for the 2020 St. Louis Arts Awards are open through April 30, 2019.