Applications are now open for the York Culture Awards 2018!
Application forms are found below - all categories are open to entries (putting yourself forward for the award) or nominations (putting someone else forward for the award).
The deadline for applications is Friday 28 September 2018.

 

Outstanding Community Arts Project

This award recognises a grassroots community arts project or event that brought the people of York together.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Inspirational Teacher

This award recognises a York-based teacher that demonstrated an inspirational approach to developing creative talent.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Excellence in Cultural Equality & Diversity

This award recognises a programme or organisation that promotes equality, values diversity and/or challenges discrimination through cultural activities or projects in York.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Cultural Festival (Small)

This award recognises the best of small scale festivals (5,000 and under attendees) taking place in York.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Cultural Festival (Large)

This award recognises the best of large scale festivals (over 5,000 attendees) taking place in York.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Cultural Collaboration

This award recognises an organisation that has collaborated with a cultural partner to create an outstanding arts project or event in York.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Excellence in Media Arts

This award recognises the achievements of an individual or organisation in Media Arts. This could be for an individual piece or exhibition and can include (but is not limited to) Film, Graphic Design, Games Design & Digital Art.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Performing Artist

This award recognises a stand-out performer or group of performers in York including actors, dancers, musicians, singers, spoken word artists or comedians.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Live Performance

This award recognises a live performance in York and/or by a York artist(s) including dance, music, stage/theatre or comedy performances.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Busker

This award recognises an exceptional busker (or group of buskers) who perform on the streets of York.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Outstanding Visual Artist

This award recognises the achievements of an invidual in Visual Arts. This could be for an individual piece or exhibition and can include (but is not limited to) painting, sculpture, printmaking, crafts, etc.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Excellence in Writing

This award recognises an author, playwright, screenwriter or poet who has had an outstanding work published or performed.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Rising Star

This award recognises a young person aged 21 or under who has made a significant cultural impact or produced an outstanding piece(s) of work.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Best Cultural Experience

This award recognises the very best cultural experience that took place in York this year and can include (but is not limited to) events, exhibitions, creations, performances, etc.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 

Cultural Champion

This award recognises an individual from the creative community, who has actively supported / significantly contributed to York’s cultural scene.

The application form for this category can be found here.

 


If you have any queries regarding the entry process please email awards@makeityork.com or call  01904 554455.