Awards

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

The call for nominations is now closed for the 2021 Lieutenant-Governor’s Award for high Achievement in the Arts.

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 every 2 years, 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. The next nomination period (2023), nominations in English language literary arts will be considered.