2016 Civic Awards Program
Citizen of the Year (must be an individual)
Demonstrates outstanding service and contribution to the community. Such service can be accumulated over many years, or it can relate to a significant project or event that has brought recognition and value to the community.
Jr. Citizen of the Year (must be an individual)
A youth between the ages of 12 and 19 who, through his/her involvement in community activities and events is demonstrating the qualities of good citizenship.
Outstanding Achievement in the Arts
Individuals or organizations who gain acceptance or recognition of outstanding achievement in one or more of the arts where considerable discipline, skill and training are required (or where adjudicators or judges have publicized their awarding opinion or decision). For the purpose of this award, and shall include but not be limited to: literary arts, performing arts, visual arts, film, music, video and traditional arts.
Outstanding Community Service
Individuals or organizations who, through their actions of social and/or philanthropic community engagement, have improved the quality of life for a targeted segment of Alnwick/Haldimand’s population, or for the community at large.
Outstanding Athletic Achievement
Individuals or groups that achieve success in athletic endeavours. This award is not restricted to athletes, but can include coaches and supports of athletic activities as well.