Release Date: June 23,2015

Awards For Excellence in the Arts & Humanities

Dear Montgomery County Resident:  

Each year, County Executive Leggett pays tribute to the organizations and individuals that have made a difference in Montgomery County through the arts and humanities. Now is your chance to nominate a deserving individual or group to receive this great honor.

Nominations are currently being accepted for the following awards: 
  • Education Award
  • Community Award
  • Volunteer Award
  • Outstanding Artist or Scholar Award
  • Business or Individual Patron Award
  • Emerging Leader Award
Please submit your nominations online by July 31 at 11:59 pm.

Past recipients include: Bonnie Fogel, Imagination Stage; Ricardo Loaiza, After School Dance Fund, Inc.; Adrienne Clancy, ClancyWorks Dance Company; Michael J. Bobbit, Adventure Theatre-MTC; Paula Ross, Metropolitan Ballet Theatre; Carien Quiroga, individual artists; Kenny O'Brien, Music and Arts; Jeff Struewing, Lumina Studio Theatre.

These awards will be presented at a special ceremony on Monday, October 26, 2015. To Learn more about the County Executive's Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities, please visit the Arts and Humanities Council's website here.

Many thanks from all of us at the Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County!