The TAVA Executive is seeking nominees who meet the criteria below. Nominate a colleague today who deserves special recognition!
If you have any questions about the guidelines or submitting an application, please get in touch with Norah O’Donnell, TAVA Awards & Bursary Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
--LEADERSHIP | Individual fosters innovation by creating conditions that enable their team, community or other professionals in the sector to challenge and/or create unique systems, programs or policies.
--IMPACT | Individual develops, advances, or uses innovative volunteer engagement practices to meet the needs of the sector and/or moves the field of volunteer engagement forward. There may be a measurable benefit.
Each application will be assessed and award recipient will be selected by the TAVA Awards & Bursary Chair in consultation with the TAVA Executive Committee. One successful nominee will be awarded the 2019 TAVA Innovation Award.
The TAVA Awards & Bursary Chair will contact the successful nominee, their nominator, and their organization/ supervisor by June 3, 2019.
The recipient will be publicly announced and acknowledged at the TAVA Annual General Meeting on June 13, 2019. Their name and photograph will appear on www.tava.ca and TAVA social media channels. The Awards & Bursary Chair retains the right to refrain from selecting an Innovation Award recipient in years where nominations do not meet standards determined by the Executive Committee.
Nominations will be accepted using the online application form. Additional material that supports the nomination (letters of support, newspaper articles, annual reports, photographs, etc.) can be sent by email to Norah O’Donnell, TAVA Awards & Bursary Chair at email@example.com.