Awards of $1,000 to Northwest Territories individuals or groups of volunteers to recognize community-building efforts. Awards are intended to recognize volunteers and groups who have worked to improve the quality of life in local communities. Awards are available in the following categories; Youth (under 25), Individual (25-54), Elder (55+), and Group.
The evaluation guideline includes, but is not limited to:
The duration of the volunteerism; the number of years, months, and approximate number of volunteer hours the nominee committed to the activity;
The type of involvement the nominee has had in their community or organization, and what type of volunteering they performed
The level of impact the nominee has had on their community or organization through their volunteer efforts