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Date:  June 26, 2020

Location: Patriot’s Theatre at the War Memorial 


Dress Code: Business Casual

Who Can Attend: 


PLEASE RSVP through the TIcket Link on the homepage . This is a public celebration of Arts Education.

  • This Event is Family Friendly.
  • A Donation is Encouraged
  • We are currently accepting performance requests. 
  • Sponsorships and Ads are Available
  • Tickets Are Not Available at the Door

If you are a past winner please contact priscilla @ 

Are You Receiving an Award?

 Here are some things you need to know… 

Family, Colleagues, Teachers and Friends can place Congratulatory Ads in our program.

When To Arrive: 

If you wish to perform please let your nominating organization know. 

They will fill out the proper paperwork and you will be notified if you have been selected! ONLY THOSE SELECTED BY THE PLANNING COUNCIL WILL BE ABLE TO PERFORM.


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The Governor’s Awards in Arts Education began in 1980 to promote awareness and appreciation of the arts, recognizing the creativity, talent and leadership of the award winners. Each year, awards are presented to approximately 20 educators and 80 students. National and statewide organizations select the students for their exemplary work in creative writing, speech, dance, music, theatre and visual arts and the leaders for their exceptional commitment and contribution to arts education. The program also recognizes arts educators and arts education advocates, whose leadership has helped nurture the development of students in the arts across the state.

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The Governor’s Awards event is a partnership of the Arts Ed NJ, the Department of Education, Art Pride New Jersey Foundation, the Department of State and the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. Additional support is provided by: the Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics; Art Educators of New Jersey; Art Administrators of New Jersey; Dance New Jersey; New Jersey Council of Teachers of English; New Jersey Speech and Debate League; New Jersey Music Educators Association; New Jersey Performing Arts Center; Writer's Theatre of New Jersey; Speech and Theatre Association of New Jersey; New Jersey Thespians and Young Audiences of New Jersey and Eastern Pennsylvania. The cooperating organizations, award sponsors and individual members of the planning council dedicate their time to make sure that excellence in the arts is rewarded, and work tirelessly throughout the year to plan this special event. The Governor's Awards in Arts Education ceremony are a major collaborative effort of the arts, education and state government.