The Cultural Leadership Award recognizes alumni of CBCA’s Leadership Arts program who have made and/or continue to make an impact on arts & culture in Colorado. This can include board service, philanthropy, advocacy orĀ volunteerism to support the arts. Both emerging and established leaders are encouraged to apply.

The 2018 Cultural Leadership Award Honoree will be announced in December, 2017. The honoree will be recognized at CBCA’s annual Business for the Arts Awards Luncheon on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at the Denver Performing Arts Complex.

Cultural Leadership Award Nomination Form

All nominations and supplementary materials must be submitted by Wednesday, November 29. A resume and headshot are required. Letters of recommendation are encouraged. Note: You can NOT save and return this form. Be ready to submit all responses and materials at once. Questions? Contact
  • Nominee Information

  • Nominator Information

    If you are self-nominating, you may leave this section blank.
  • Nomination Questions

    Please respond to the following questions and be as thorough as possible.
  • Supplementary Materials

  • Required
  • JPEG Preferred. If nominee is selected as a recipient, this headshot will be used in the official press release and on CBCA's website.
  • Not required, but strongly encouraged. For example, this letter can be from a Board member, Executive Director, community leader or colleague.