The Arts Give Life to the Community  

Help us celebrate those that give life to the arts

The Arts Council's Applause Awards recognize Greater Lansing individuals, businesses, artists, educators, arts organizations and advocates who've made significant contributions to the arts in the Capital region. 

Awardees are chosen based on artistic excellence, sustained contributions, unusual achievements, perseverance and a deep commitment to the arts and cultural community.To make a nomination, please fill out the following form. (For multiple nominations, start a new form.)

Application deadline is 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Please call 517-372-7581 with any questions, and feel free to pass the survey link on to others who will endorse your nominee. Their completed form will act as a letter of support.