Our criteria include:• People• Respect. Exhibits respect for others and their viewpoints, even when they disagree.• Integrity. Builds and maintains trust, and fosters a sense of shared responsibility.• Process• Engagement. Motivates others to participate and engage in public life.• Inclusiveness. Creates an open, welcoming and participatory environment.• Problem• Objectivity. Works from a foundation of facts when making decisions.• Common ground. Works to remove the “us against them” barrier in addressing problems, and seeks common ground.
The nominee can be a person, organization, or event in the KC metropolitan area. Visit www.consensuskc.org/civility-award/ to see past winners and to see examples of successful essays.
If selected, the nominee will need to send us a photo.
Nomination deadline: August 15, 2019