Arts Recognition Award for Contributions in Support of the Arts
The Richland Arts Commission accepts nominations for two annual awards to recognize local contributions made in support of the arts. These awards are intended to distinguish two recipients for their outstanding contribution and support of the arts in Richland, Washington. The awards are presented to one individual and to one organization (for profit or not-for-profit) annually. The award is made for the year prior.
2018 Art Recognition Nominations
The Richland Arts Commission is accepting nominations to recognize local contributions made in support of the arts in 2018. This award will honor two recipients, one individual and one organization (for profit or not-for-profit).
To make a submission, complete the nomination form at the link above and attach a letter of recommendation.
Thank you to all who submitted nominations for 2018! The nomination period has closed.
For questions, please contact Julie Jackson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 509-942-7501.
Nominations must be received digitally or postmarked by Thursday, January 31, 2019. The Richland Arts Commission will consider submittals at their February 2019 workshop. The award recipients will be presented with an award at a Richland City Council meeting in March or April of 2019 as schedules allow.
Note: Recipients who have been recognized in the last five years are not eligible.
Year - Organization / Individual
2007 - (not awarded) / Jerry Greenfield
2008 - Allied Arts Association / Artis Vaughan
2009 - Columbia Center Rotary / Fred Dixon
2010 - (not awarded) / Tom Powers
2011 - Battelle / Justin Raffa
2012 - Tumbleweed Art Studio / Jo Brodzinksi
2013 - RPBI (Market at the Parkway) / Chuck Eaton
2014 - Tri-Cities Chinese American Association / Debra Rogo
2015 - HAPO / Robert Waltrous
2016 - Fox-Vance Family Foundation / Nancy Doran
2017 - Tri-Cities Steel Band Association / Patrick Fleming