Cultural Leaders Legacy Arts Awards

Cultural Leaders Legacy Arts Awards

Calgary Arts Development is pleased to present the Cultural Leaders Legacy Arts Awards. Nominations open on March 30, 2022, and the awards will be presented at an event celebrating the arts in late-2022.

Nominations are now open in the following categories:

UPDATE: The deadline for uploading completed nomination packages has been extended to 4:30pm on May 16, 2022.

A legacy of Calgary’s year as a Cultural Capital of Canada, each Cultural Leaders Legacy Artist Award is funded by a contribution from a local philanthropist or organization with matching money from Calgary 2012. These awards are $5,000 cash prizes that support artists, arts organizations, arts administrators, and volunteers.

For more information about the awards or nomination process, please read the Cultural Leaders Legacy Arts Awards FAQ or email

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