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The deadline to submit an application for the
BERNARD SIEGEL & BILL TAINTER MEMORIAL, THE ERNEST T. HAMILTON, JR. MEMORIAL AND THE RUBEN ANTHONY RIOS CREATIVE ARTS & DESIGN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMS
has been extended to May 16, 2016.
Nominations are now being accepted
for the 25th Annual Access Awards Luncheon will be held on October 17, 2016 at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles, California.
The Commission welcomes nominations of individuals, corporations or other public entities whose accomplishments include the following eligibility criteria:
• Made an outstanding and significant contribution to enhance and improve the lives of people with disabilities,
• Demonstrated leadership and commitment to promote equality and access for people with disabilities,
• Effected support and policy to enable people who are disabled to live, work, and participate fully in our County,
• Demonstrated artistic capabilities and contributions within all art forms by people with disabilities.
Nomination application links:
Access Nomination Form
Access Arts and Design Nomination Form
For more information, please contact Commission Staff at (213) 974-1053 (voice). Please submit all applications to the Los Angeles County Commission on Disabilities, Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, 500 West Temple Street, Room B-50, Los Angeles, CA 90012. The application submission deadline is Monday, June 6, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.