Now accepting nominations for 2021 Civic Awards

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The City presents Civic awards annually to members of the community who have made a significant contribution to the City.

You can now nominate extraordinary people or businesses for the 2021 Civic Awards. Use this online form or contact 905.420.4620 for a nomination package. You could also find a hard copy form in Customer Care, at Pickering City Hall (subject to covid procedures)

Nomination categories include:

Special Citation Award

Bravery/Heroism Award

Lifetime Achievement Award

Individual Volunteer Award

Service Group Award

Community Group Award

 

Amateur Sports Award

Youth Volunteer Award

Youth Leadership Award

Sustainability Award

Arts Award

Cultural Diversity Award

 

Heritage Award

Urban Design Award

Economic Development Award

Local Business Award

Environment Award

Accessibility Award

Senior of the Year

Category Descriptions

Special Citation Award

Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses from Pickering, whose outstanding achievement(s) over the last year or more, within or outside of the City, brought provincial, national or international recognition to the City.

Bravery Citation Award

Given to one or more individuals for their selfless act of bravery or heroism within or outside of the City during the last year.

Lifetime Achievement Award

Given to one or more individuals living within or outside of Pickering, for a significant contribution over their lifetime, to the betterment of the community.

Individual Volunteer Award

Given to one or more individuals who stand out amongst all other valuable individuals in Pickering for their volunteer service to the City over the last year or more.

Service Group Award

Given to the service group whose activities stand out amongst all other service groups in Pickering for their contribution and service to the City over the last year.

Community Group Award

Given to the community group whose activities stand out amongst all other community groups in Pickering for their contribution and service to the community over the past year.

Amateur Sports Award

Given to one or more individuals from Pickering to recognize excellence in amateur sports over the last year.

Youth Volunteer Award

Given to one or more Pickering youth for outstanding volunteerism within or outside of the City over the last year or more.

Youth Leadership Award

Given to one or more Pickering youth for outstanding leadership within or outside the City over the last year or more.

Sustainability Award

Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses who have made a significant contribution to the Sustainable Pickering Journey.

Arts Award

Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses from Pickering to recognize significant artistic achievements within or outside the City over the last year or more.

Cultural Diversity Award
Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses from Pickering who have made a significant and sustained commitment to the promotion of cultural harmony in the City of Pickering.
Heritage Award

Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses who have demonstrated a significant contribution to the preservation, conservation, education and/or promotion of Pickering’s heritage.

Urban Design Award
Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses for their significant contribution to architecture, urban design, or parks and open space design within the City over the last year or more.
Economic Development Award

Given to one or more businesses from Pickering who have made a significant contribution to the City’s economic prosperity over the last year or more.

Local Business Award
Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses from Pickering who were outstanding in their support of and participation with community activities over the last year or more.
Environment Award

Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses from Pickering who have made a significant contribution to conserving or enhancing the City’s natural environment.

Accessibility Award

Given to one or more individuals, groups or businesses from Pickering who have made significant or ongoing  contributions, beyond legislative requirements, to the well-being and advancement of people with disabilities.

Senior of the Year Award

Given to one local senior for their outstanding accomplishments. To be eligible for the award, the nominee must be a Pickering resident over 65 years of age, and have enriched the social, cultural, or civic life of the community.

2020 Civic Awards

 

 Civic Award Winners 2020