Each year, the Forum honors Alaskans who are making a difference through their leadership, talents, and passion.  We recognize people across the state for their work to connect and engage fellow Alaskans, and to strengthen communities across the state. Click on the links below to learn more about past and current awardees and how you can submit a nomination for future awards.

Arts & Humanities Awards

The Governor's Arts and Humanities Awards is an annual event to recognize and honor noteworthy contributions to the arts and humanities in Alaska.

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State Writer Laureate

The State Writer Laureate Program recognizes the contributions of an Alaskan writer and includes funds to support a unique project of the Laureate’s design during a two-year term.

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LA Alumni Award

The Leadership Anchorage alumni award recognizes a member of the program's alumni network who has made a significant impact through their leadership.

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