Cultural Awards 2010/11 | Western Cape Government


Cultural Awards 2010/11

9 December 2010

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 (nomination form attached). Indicate the category relevant to the nominee as stipulated in the attached category list.

Nomination Form

The closing date for submitting nominations is Monday,13 December 2010.

Nominations can be handed to:
Ayanda Tobi
Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport
3rd Floor Protea Assurance Building
Greenmarket Square Cape Town

or posted to:

Private Bag X9067
Cape Town
Faxed copies are also acceptable, to be marked for attention:
Ayanda Tobi
Fax: 021 483 9711
086 748 1018

Ayanda Tobi
Tel: 021 483 9684