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Find the nomination form at the bottom of this page.

Nominations close on March 15th 2019. The Award Ceremony will find place at the Dolphin Centre on Friday 14th June 2019.

For any queries, please contact bente.sivertsen@darlington.gov.uk


 

AWARD CATEGORIES 2019

The judges are looking for an individual or individuals who have gone far above and beyond their duty, either as a one off exceptional incident or consistently in their line of work. Anyone working in a public service role can be nominated for this award. Award Sponsor: Blue Light Services

The judges award this to an individual or group who has shown outstanding commitment in their voluntary field without expectation of reward or recognition. This might be the length of time someone has volunteered, the breadth of responsibility that they have taken or the sacrifice they made in order to volunteer. Award Sponsor: Tees Valley Rural Action

The judges will award this to a young person (under the age of 18) or group of young people who have shown outstanding commitment in their voluntary field without expectation of reward or recognition. This might be the length of time someone has volunteered, the breadth of responsibility that they have taken or the sacrifice they made in order to volunteer. Award Sponsor: TBC

This award will be given to an individual or group who has made a major contribution to the arts in Darlington either by the excellence of their own performance, commitment to organising activities or by being role models to others in their attitude to the arts. Award Sponsor: TBC

The judges are looking for an individual, community group or a business that is having a positive impact on the environment through projects or particular initiatives – e.g. improving wildlife habitats, reducing carbon footprint or improving open spaces. Award Sponsor: Groundwork NE & Cumbria

The judges are looking for an individual or group who are involved in activities aimed at improving where they live. Award Sponsor: Darlington Borough Council

This award recognises business with a passion and commitment to giving something back.  Whether it’s helping a voluntary or community organisation, fundraising for a good cause or donating time and resources to local communities. Award Sponsor: Mech Tool

The judges will award this to a business whose extraordinary achievement has been recognised on the regional, national or international stage, adding to Darlington’s reputation. This might be in an innovation or reputation in business, public service, academia or the arts that has put Darlington on the map. Award Sponsor: Darlington Building Society

The judges are looking to recognise those business minded individuals or groups who demonstrate a true passion for building something great from nothing and are willing to push themselves to the limits to achieve big goals. This could be creativity/innovation demonstrated in a new business product or service or innovation in an existing business. Award Sponsor: TBC

The judges are looking for an individual (of any age) who has engaged in vocational learning such as a course or apprenticeship that has specialised in a particular trade or discipline and whose achievement has been outstanding. Award Sponsor: Darlington College

The award will be presented to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement that deserves wider recognition. Award Sponsor: Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College

The judges will award this to a student who doesn’t fall into either previous categories but who deserves recognition for the extraordinary effort they have made or for remaining committed to their learning in the face of adversity. Award Sponsor: TBC

This category recognises teams in Darlington who have provided care in a way that has made a real difference to your life or someone you care for and the people of Darlington. It might well be a team whose work doesn’t normally have a high profile but who should be recognised for the great care they provide. Award Sponsor: TBC

The judges are looking for groups or individuals who have made a major contribution to sport in Darlington through commitment to organising activities, volunteering or by being role models to others in their attitude to sport. Award Sponsor: TBC

This award will be presented to an individual or group that the judges see have excelled in their chosen sport. This award will be presented to an individual or group that the judges see have excelled in their chosen sport. Award Sponsor: Police, Crime & Victims' Commissioner

NOMINATION FORM

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Category of award
Academic Excellence
Bringing Success to Darlington
Business Contribution to the Community
Contribution to Sport
Contribution to the Arts
Contribution to the Community
Contribution to the Environment
Entrepreneurial Spirit
Exceptional Care
Exceptional Student
Exceptional Volunteer
Exceptional Young Volunteer
Performance in Sport
Public Service Hero
Vocational Excellence