The Creative Citizen (CC) Awards

The CC Awards primarily aims to recognize the (creative) talents and contributions of people of African, Black, Caribbean and Latin (ABCL) descent from Alberta To The World. The CC Awards focus on recognizing the youth (18 - 30) and changemakers within Alberta's creative communities. 

Ultimately, La Connexional's CC Awards & NY Gala aims to 👇:

Honorable mentions to all 40+ nominees across all categories (In no particular order). We see you and congratulate you on all the amazing work you do from Alberta To The World:

Mike, Shop Bantu,, Kelise Williams, Errol Scott/Artafacts Music, Andy Kamali, Bee You Kids, Melanistic Magazine, DJ Keez, Mary Malott, DJ Kat9, Tennyola Beauty, KJK Restaurant, DJ Teqnic, German Villegas/Modern Manhood, Funmi Omotade-Tan, Dewayne Taylor/Cocktails N Jerk, Guru Marketing & Consultanting INC, Media 21 Production, Oxymoron Podcast, Gallican Buki , Alain Intwali, Adebayo Katiiti, Raricanow, Kuzi Cee, Mary-Noah Ndateramye/Mindfulness Services, Bangerz DJs, Mikkail Brathwaite, Omar Farah, Tarissa Woolaston, Vanessa Rasie, LuMi Cosmetics, MERAKI/Henry Kyne, The Melisizwe Brothers, Ivan Touko, CXTOTHEWORLD, Lester Yearwood/Yearwood Films, Thierry Shema, Luxury Entertainment 

Thank you to our amazing partners & sponsors for their support with the 2022 CC Awards!

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Frequently Asked Questions

In the planning for over 2 years, The Creative Citizen (CC) Awards were officially announced in November of 2022, in collaboration with The ACPA Foundation to take place at The Art Gallery of Alberta on December 29th, 2022.