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Everyday Hero Awards

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Award of Excellence – 2017-2018 School Year

Information regarding the 2017-18 Everyday Hero Awards will be posted in Winter 2017-18.

Purpose

The purpose of the Everyday Hero Award is to publicly recognize significant and outstanding achievements of employees and representatives of system partners of the Upper Grand District School Board. Everyday Heroes are people who go above and beyond what’s expected to make Upper Grand schools great places to learn and work.

Candidates

Candidates for the award may be any employee, volunteer, representatives of system partners (i.e. bus drivers, crossing guards, community members, etc.).
Groups will also be considered. Candidates who contribute by actions and efforts to the development of a positive learning or working environment may be nominated.

Criteria

Nomination Procedure

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Nominations will be submitted electronically on the fillable Everyday Hero Award nomination form by:

Nominations must include:

Note to nominators: Everyday Heroes are people who affect the lives and learning of many people in the system and this should be effectively demonstrated.

The Selection Committee will be looking at the quality and care that has been put into the submission including such details as supportive documentation, testimonials, personal anecdotes, etc. from more than one person or organization.

Nomination forms must be submitted to the Communications Office by email (see below).

Deadline for Nominations for the 2017-18 School Year

Information regarding the 2017-18 awards will be posted in Winter 2017-18.

Presentation

Presentations for the 2017-18 Everyday Hero Awards will be made on May 29, 2018, at the E. L. Fox Auditorium, John F. Ross CVI, Meyer Drive, Guelph at 7:00 p.m. A reception will follow in the school’s cafeteria.

Selection Criteria

Up to 10 nominees will be chosen.

To provide a range of winners that are representative of the system as a whole, the Selection Committee will take into consideration:

Send nominations to

Heather Loney, Communications and Community Engagement Officer
heather.loney@ugdsb.on.ca