Nomination Guidelines

Nomination Guidelines

Help us to celebrate Greater Sudbury’s arts community. Nominate an artist that should be recognized for their  outstanding contributions to the arts.

Criteria for Nominators

1. Artists may nominate themselves

2. You may nominate a family member, co‐worker, or friend

3. Nominators cannot be jury members

Criteria for Nominees

1. Nominees must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents  ‐

2. Nominees must reside in Greater Sudbury

3. nominees must be informed and accept the nomination before it is submitted

4. Posthumous nominations will not be accepted  ‐

5. Award recipients can only receive this award once

6. Current Sudbury Arts Council board members and current SCA jury members are not eligible to be nominated  ‐

7. Nominees should be recognized as professional  artists*

* A professional artist is someone who:

  • Has specialized training in the field (not necessarily in  academic institutions)

  • Is recognized as such by peers (artists working in the  same artistic tradition)

  • Has a history of public presentation or publication in a  professional context

  • Is committed to devoting more time to the artistic  activity, if financially feasible