Lieutenant-Governor’s Award for High Achievement in the Arts

Members of the visual arts, literary arts and performing arts communities: nominate someone for the prestigious Lieutenant-Governor’s Awards for High Achievement in the Arts – and help the New Brunswick Arts Board promote artistic excellence. The nomination period is now open!

The Lieutenant-Governor’s Awards for High Achievement in the Arts are designed to recognize the outstanding contribution of New Brunswick artists.

One award of $20,000 may be conferred in each of the following three categories:

  • Visual Arts: including architecture, fine craft, media arts and photography
  • Performing Arts: including dance, music and theatre
  • Literary Arts*:  including literary translation, literary performance, spoken word and storytelling

* Please note that awards in Literary Arts alternate between French and English from year to year. This year (2021), nominations in French language literary arts will be considered.

DEADLINE: June 1st, 2021

For more information on how to nominate an artist, please refer to the program description or contact the artsnb Program Officer.

Sarah-Jonathan Parker, Program Officer
New Brunswick Arts Board (artsnb)
(506) 440-0037