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CATEGORY: Board Member Award


Award Criteria

This award is presented to a board members who have demonstrated outstanding service to a not-for-profit organization in City of Cambridge or Township of North Dumfries through the giving of their time, talents, and resources as a board member to further the goals and objectives of the organization.    


We ask you to help us complete the nomination process, by providing a letter of support outlining the following:


1.   Describe the Board Members’ commitment to the organization
2.   Describe how they have contributed to furthering the goals and objections of the organization
3.   Describe how this individual exemplifies effective Board and community leadership


Please provide one or more of the following pieces of information that will be useful to the Judges in order to make a conclusive decision. 

  • The letter up support should be no longer then 3 pages.

  • Each entry will be given equal consideration by our judges, so make sure your synopsis is as thorough as possible.


What's the Process?

1.  Nomination submission must be submitted by the deadline date.

2. The committee will be charged to base their decision solely on the nominee’s accomplishments as documented on the nomination submission.

3.  Each Judges’committee member will review the nominations and rate them on a rate scale 1(lowest) to 5(highest) in each category.

4.  The Judges’ committee will meet as a group and a vote will be taken with each committee member ranking each nominee in the areas of criteria.

5.  The Cambridge Chamber of Commerce will verify the votes and results of the committee.

6.  The nominee with the most committee votes is selected in each category.

7.  In case of a tie the committee will cast a second round vote of the tied candidates only.

8.  Winners will be announced at the annual Cambridge & North Dumfries Community awards in November.

9.  Members of the selection committee are not eligible to be nominated.

10. Nominators are not eligible to serve on the selection committee.

11. All entries will remain the property of the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce.


Submission File Uploads



* Nomination Category
* Organization Name
Project Name
This applies to the Best Corporate/Not-For Profit Partnership, Best Marketing Campaign and Group Volunteer Awards
* Question#1
Please answer question #1, Maximum word limit is 1000
* Question #2
Please answer question #2, Maximum word limit is 1000
* Question #3
Please answer question #3, Maximum word limit is 1000
Question #4
NOTE: MAY NOT APPLY TO ALL CATEGORIES.
Please answer question #4, Maximum word limit is 1000
* Contact Information
Please provide us with your name
* Contact Email Address
File Uploads
Following documents will be accepted: doc, docx, pdf. IMAGES accepted are jpg, png. Presentation files ppt, pptx. Zip files are also accepted. Maximum of 3 uploads at 2MB each
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