Each award winner will receive a certificate and monetary prize of $1000. Students or groups nominated but not selected to receive an individual award will receive a certificate. There are no age or grade restrictions on this award; all students in regular attendance in the K-12 program at a Manitoba public school are eligible.
The Association of Manitoba Municipalities (AMM) will further recognize one of the association’s individual award winners by way of the AMM George Harbottle Memorial Award, in recognition of outstanding contributions at the community level. This award consists of $1000.
- volunteer service to the community (i.e. service to health care facilities, senior citizen groups, shelters, day care centres
- involvement in citizenship or character building organizations
- participation in student government programs or activities
- leadership ability to motivate others to actions to benefit the community
In 2020, the student awards will be presented at lunch on Thursday, March 12. Award recipients will be invited to receive their award in person. Alternatively, they may submit a brief video that will be played at the time of the award presentation.
APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS
The deadline for applications to be received by the MVSD Board of Trustees is Friday, January 24, 2020.
To apply, send the completed application package, linked below, to:
The Board of Trustees
Mountain View School Division
Dauphin, MB R7N 3B3
Fax: (204) 638-7250