Nominations Accepted for U.P. Folklife Awards

The nomination process for the 2019 Upper Peninsula Folklife Awards is now open and the general public is invites to be part of the process. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, April 12.

The nominees can be individuals or organizations that make a difference in the creation and/or preservation of the folk culture in the Upper Peninsula, including music, dance, storytelling, crafts and food. The U.P. Folklife Awards were established in 2009.

When the nomination period ends, a committee will review all submissions and make the final selections. Submit nominations at the following link: For more information, contact or 227-3212.

Prepared By

Charlie Edwards
Student Writer