Bravo Greater Des Moines is now accepting nominations for its annual Encore Award, an honor that recognizes a Bravo-funded organization focusing on arts and culture in Greater Des Moines. The award acknowledges an organization with programming that incorporates sustainability, innovation, and entrepreneurial elements. Interested applicants may enter by describing their organization's programming in two pages or less, addressing the three elements. The submission deadline is Nov. 8. To submit an application or for more information, contact Dave Stone, associate director of Bravo Greater Des Moines dave@bravogreaterdesmoines.org or visit Bravo Greater Des Moines' website.