The Manitoba Arts Award of Distinction recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of a Manitoban artist, Indigenous Knowledge Keeper, or arts/cultural professional through an annual prize.
Candidate – Who can be nominated?
Note: All nominated candidates must have a permanent physical address in Manitoba. Candidates must have lived in Manitoba for at least one full year immediately preceding application to the Manitoba Arts Council. Nominators do not need to be Manitoba residents.
Candidates may only receive this prize once.
Nominator – who can nominate
Individuals, groups, or organizations that have no conflict of interest with the candidate.
Start an application
Two ways to apply:
ONLINE THROUGH MANIPOGO
Our online application system. Register your profile at least 5 business days before you want to apply.