Nominations are now open for the Discover Ashfield Awards 2019/20

Friday 14 February 2020 Nominations are now open for the Discover Ashfield Awards 2019/20

 

We're looking for the biggest achievers of 2019!

All nominations will recognise achievements during January to December 2019Nominations in both Junior categories and Performing Arts Award below will also be considered for a bursary from the Harold Farr Bequest Fund. Presentation of Awards will take place on the evening of Thursday 2 April 2020 and nominations close at midnight on Sunday 8th March 2020.


Award

Description

Junior Sportsperson Award

Awarded to an individual who has excelled in a sport at County or above level. Entrants must be Under 18 on 31st December 2019. Nominees must live or train within the district of Ashfield. Nominees who live in Ashfield may also be considered for Harold Farr Bequest Funding.

Junior Disabled Sportsperson

Awarded to an individual who has excelled in disability sport at County or above level. Entrants must be Under 18 on 31st December 2019 and live or train within the district of Ashfield. Entrants who live in Ashfield may also be considered for Harold Farr Bequest Funding.

Performing Arts Award

We all know someone who loves the spotlight. This award will go to a young musician, dancer or singer, maybe even a magician that has a talent for entertaining and is excelling in their chosen field. Applicants must live within the District of Ashfield and be under 25 years old on 31st January 2019. Being nominated for this award makes the nominee eligible for the Harold Farr Bequest Fund.

Change 4 Life Award

Awarded to an individual or family who have changed their life in a positive way through taking part in activity and making healthy lifestyle choices. Entrants must live or work within the district of Ashfield.

Health and Wellbeing Ambassador Award

Awarded to an individual who has made an impact on the lives of others through healthy lifestyle activity. Entrants must live, work or volunteer within the district of Ashfield.

Community Ambassador Award

Awarded to an individual who volunteers their time or service to make a significant difference in the local community. Nominees must volunteer their time within the district of Ashfield.


Nominations for all above awards should only include achievements during the January to December 2019 and only information recorded on the official form will be considered (no additional information, e.g. newspaper clippings, website links will be taken into consideration). Please note a supporting statement of no more than 300 words will need to be uploaded during the form process.

Discover Ashfield Awards 2020 Nomination Form