Nominations are now open for the City of Mississauga’s 2019 Civic Awards of Recognition.
Starting today until May 3, residents nominate outstanding individuals, community groups and businesses whose contributions help make Mississauga a great place to live, work and play.
Achievements are recognized in the following four categories:
Voluntary Community Service – Individuals or groups that have improved the quality of life in our community through volunteer efforts.
Youth Community and Civic Engagement – Youth between 14 and 24 who have contributed more than 100 voluntary hours to community or civic activities.
Achievement in Sports – Athletes or teams that have won championships at a city-wide, regional, provincial, national or international level.
Achievement in Arts – Artists or arts groups that have won competitions, juried shows or exhibitions. Outstanding accomplishments in academic fields may also be recognized.
The city has outlined how to submit your nomination. Visit the City’s website here. You’re encouraged to review the award criteria, and complete the online nomination form. Forms can also be downloaded and printed to submit via mail.
The City notes that it will consider the first 100 nominees and review nominations on a first come, first served basis.
Nominees who qualify will be invited to receive their awards during an official ceremony at the Mississauga Civic Centre on Tuesday, June 11, 2019.