** Closing date is Friday 7th January 2011 **
The Western Cape Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport (DCAS) seeks to recognise outstanding achievements and contributions in the areas of Arts, Culture, Heritage, Language, Libraries and Archives Services in the Western Cape.
These awards are open to any individuals, organisation or group whose efforts have made a difference to the communities within the Western Cape. The awards also seek to honour those whose work contributes to strengthening the platform upon which the Western Cape can position itself as the creative centre of the nation and abroad.
Overall criteria for nominations:
Commitment to the developmental needs of the community
Projects should have a focus on nation-building, youth development and women's empowerment in the arts, culture, heritage, language, libraries and archives field
Nominees should have extensive knowledge of and experience in Arts, Culture, Heritage, Language, Libraries and Archives
Please identify and nominate a deserving candidate according to the criteria; that individual should be recognised for the work he or she does . Indicate the category relevant to the nominee as stipulated in the attached category list.
Nominations can be handed to:
Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport
3rd Floor Protea Assurance Building
Greenmarket Square Cape Town
or posted to:
Private Bag X9067
Faxed copies are also acceptable, to be marked for attention:
Fax: 021 483 9711
086 748 1018
Tel: 021 483 9684