Award winners will be honored at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Annual Celebration in Frankfort on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015.
King Award entry deadline: Nov. 21, 2014
2015 MLK State Essay Contest Criteria and Entry Form
2015 MLK State Art Contest Criteria and Entry Form
2015 MLK State Poetry Contest Criteria and Entry Form
Citizenship Award nomination deadline: Dec. 3, 2014
2015 MLK Citizenship Award Nomination Form
General MLK Awards information and 2014 Winners
The Martin Luther King, Jr. State Commission is composed of members appointed by the Governor from diverse backgrounds in Kentucky life, including persons associated with labor, industry, commerce, government, civil rights, education, youth organizations, sports, fine arts and entertainment.
The Commission’s mission statement is to:
The King Center
Martin Luther King, Jr. National Day of Service
Kentucky AmeriCorps MLK Service Projects
Governor's Office of Minority Empowerment
700 Capitol AvenueSuite 138Frankfort, KY 40601
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