Annual Civic Awards Nominations

Nominations for the 2022 Township of Hamilton's Civic Awards are now closed. Thank you to all those who submitted nominations!

Civic Award Categories

Distinguished Service Award
For the leadership of an individual recognized for long and exceptional service in volunteer capacities in the Township of Hamilton. Council wishes to recognize volunteers who are the backbone of our Community. The result is an improvement in Township quality of life, making the Township a great place to live, work and play, now and for future generations!
Outstanding Achievement Award 
For individual(s), teams, group, businesses, or organizations which will be recognized for an exceptional achievement.
  • An act of conspicuous bravery
  • Winning a major championship
  • Spearheading a completed fundraising drive
  • Spearheading the development of a new Community facility, Community organization, Community program, etc.
  • Making an extraordinary financial donation;
  • Creating a substantial number of new jobs in the Township during the year.
Senior of the Year - Municipal 
For an individual who has also been submitted as the Nominee for the Provincial Senior Award.
Senior of the Year - Provincial
For the Municipality to honour one outstanding local Ontarian, who after the age of 65, has enriched the social, cultural, or civic life of their community. 

Nomination Details

Eligibility and Conditions
  1. Complete and submit the Nomination Form prior to nomination deadline.
  2. All qualified candidates are encouraged to nominate themselves or you may nominate any qualified individual, team, organization or group.
  3. Recipients must reside or operate their organization in the Township of Hamilton. However, the selection committee may choose to honour a non-Township of Hamilton resident or organization with strong ties and contributions to the Community.
  4. Employees of the Township of Hamilton are not eligible for nominations, recognizing contributions made while performing their duties.
Nomination Deadline 
Nominations are now closed for 2022. 
Nomination Form and Submission Details 

Nomination Forms may be submitted:

  • In person: 8285 Majestic Hills Drive, Cobourg, ON, K9A 4W5
  • By mail: PO Box 1060, Cobourg, ON, K9A 4W5
  • By Email