Nomination Deadline - NWT Outstanding Volunteer Awards

09 April 2020

The department of Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA) announced the annual notice of the nomination deadline for the Northwest Territories (NWT) Outstanding Volunteer Awards. This year marks the 29th year of this award, which recognizes and celebrates the remarkable contributions volunteers make in communities across the NWT.


Residents are encouraged to nominate an elder, youth, individual, or group volunteer in their communities. This program acknowledges individuals who donate their time to improve the quality of life for NWT residents. 


Awards are presented in the following categories:


  • Elder Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Youth Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Individual Outstanding Volunteer Award
  • Group Outstanding Volunteer Award


The deadline for nominations is Thursday, April 9, 2020.


Further information and nomination forms are available at all MACA and community government offices. More information is also available at:


For More information, contact:


Jay Boast

Communications Planning Specialist

Municipal and Community Affairs

Government of the Northwest Territories

Ph: (867) 767-9162 ext. 21044