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Nominations open for the 4th annual Bravo Greater Des Moines Encore Award

Bravo Greater Des Moines is now accepting nominations for the fifth annual Encore Award that recognizes a Bravo-funded organization that is having a positive impact on arts & culture in the Greater Des Moines area.

The Encore Award seeks to acknowledge an organization’s commitment to the following values: 

Collaborative – Throughout the region, across partner communities and with other cultural organizations.

Accountable – Acts with integrity and transparency and allocates resources responsibly.

Regional – Impacts the region as a whole.

Opportunistic –Responds strategically as opportunities arise.

Passionate — Passionate about the value of arts and culture in the community.

The Encore Award will be announced February 7, 2015 at Hy-Vee Hall as part of the 10th Annual Bravo Awards Gala.

Interested applicants should self-nominate by describing in two pages or less how their organization exemplifies the values listed above. The submission deadline is noon on Monday, December 1, 2014.

To submit an application or for more information, contact Dave Stone, Associate Director of Bravo Greater Des Moines, at (515) 243-0388 or [email protected]