Nominate A Teen for the Youth Arts Advocate of the Year Award!
Do you know a teen who is always getting their friends to go to shows? How about a teen who works to keep arts education in school? Or a teen who creates opportunities for other teens to express themselves through art? Or a teen who pours themselves into leading a drama club, poetry slam, photography club, writing club, dance team, or WHATEVER KIND OF AWESOME ARTY CLUB? Know anybody like that?
Nominate them for the Youth Arts Advocate of the Year Award! Given by TeenTix's New Guard: Teen Arts Leadership Society, the Youth Arts Advocate of the Year Award celebrates a teen who makes big contributions to our region's arts and cultural community through passion, advocacy, and leadership.
THE SURVEY IS NOW OPEN! CLICK HERE TO VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE ART STUFF OF THE PAST YEAR AND NOMINATE SOMEONE FOR YOUTH ARTS ADVOCATE OF THE YEAR!
Finalists will be announced Monday, October 3rd, and the award will be presented during the 2016 Teeny Awards, Sunday, October 9th at Benaroya Hall. Lara Davis, Arts Education Manager for the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture and winner of the 2015 Americans for the Arts American Express Emerging Leaders Award, will present the award.
Nominees must be 13- to 19-years-old and live in Washington State. Nominators must be TeenTix members (anyone 13 - 19 years old can sign up for TeenTix FOR FREE by clicking here). You will find the nomination form in the Teeny Awards Survey, which ALL TeenTix members are invited to take. By taking the survey, you'll be entered to win dinner for two at the Space Needle!