Proud To Be Me Youth Awards

Proud To Be Me (PTBM) will be recognizing outstanding youth who exemplify the fundamental beliefs of Proud To Be Me in our community through five new awards.

Chris Neil: Hardest Worker

This award Recognizes a student who:

  • Continually demonstrates his or her drive and passion by putting in the efforts to exceed expectations.
  • Inspires and motivates others through actions and solutions.
  • Demonstrates Leadership

Bursary: 1 $250.00 Award (annually)

 

Chris Phillips: Leadership Award

This award Recognizes a student who:

  • Leads their peers by providing a positive example
  • Helps others to achieve their best
  • Who inspires, supports and respects others with honour and dignity

Bursary: 1 $250 Award (annually)

 

Stuntman Stu: Community Builder

This award Recognizes a student who:

  • Has made positive contributions to the community.
  • Generously gives their time and energy promoting the well being of others
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude and respects diverse cultures

Bursary: 1 $250 Award (annually)

 

Inspiration Awards Junior Award

These awards recognize a youth (Ages 6-12) in our community who:

  • Havs made outstanding contributions to the community through mentorship or youth volunteer work.
  • Demonstrate character and an ability to overcome adversity
  • Shares knowledge with others for the betterment of the community

Bursary:  1 $250 Award (annually)

 

Inspiration Awards Senior Award

These awards recognize a youth (Ages 13-21) in our community who:

  • Has made outstanding contributions to the community through mentorship or youth volunteer work.
  • Demonstrate character and an ability to overcome adversity
  • Shares knowledge with others for the betterment of the community

 Bursary:  1 $250 Award (annually)


Nominations

Nominations for Youth Awards are received from the community. Every recipient nominated receives a certificate of nomination and winner will receive a certificate and bursary.

All nominations must be made using the online nomination form below. Information should be complete and be as comprehensive as possible. The selection committee will notify winners and their nominator(s) of their selection.

2017 call for nominations will open November 1, 2016 and close March 1, 2016


 FAQS

How are the Award Winners determined?  A selection committee comprised of PTBM Board Members will review all of the nominations received. Nominations ask for information such as type of volunteering activities, where the nominee has volunteered, amount of time spent volunteering, and the impact the youth has had on the program, organizations and/or community. Based on the information received from all submissions, this committee will choose the Award winners. The Award winners are then honoured at the annual Proud To Be Me Youth Day.

How do you nominate someone?  The nomination period ends 12:00pm (noon) May 31st 2017 .

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