The Governor's Arts and Humanities Awards is an annual partnership between the Alaska Humanities Forum, the Alaska State Council on the Arts, the Alaska Arts and Culture Foundation, and the Office of the Governor to recognize and honor noteworthy contributions to the arts and humanities in Alaska.   


Each year, these partners select awardees in several distinct categories, based on nominations submitted by the public.

Click on the buttons below to learn more about past awardees.  Click here to see a full list of all awardees, 1968-2019.