Call for Nominations 2017 Humanities Awards
The Northern Marianas Humanities Council is soliciting nominations for the 2017 Governor’s Humanities Awards.
This event, held annually in October as a part of CNMI Humanities Month, recognizes outstanding contributions to the humanities by individuals and organizations in the community.
Nominees should have a notable humanities achievement in the past year, as demonstrated in any of the following four categories:
- Research and Publication in the Humanities;
- Preservation of Traditional Cultural Practices;
- Preservation of CNMI History;
- Outstanding Humanities Teacher (in both classroom and non-classroom settings).
A fifth category, Lifetime Achievement, recognizes significant contributions to the humanities over multiple decades. This award may be given posthumously.
Nominations are due no later than 4:30 p.m. on Friday, 13 October 2017.
Awards will be presented during the Governor's Humanities Awards in late October at a time, date and venue TBA.
For more information, contact council staff at 235-4785.