About the City of Fredericton's Intercultural Awards

The City of Fredericton’s Intercultural Awards are given to an individual and to a group, organization or business that has demonstrated a sustained commitment and effort to enhance Fredericton’s cultural diversity, to promote interculturalism, to help combat prejudice, and/or to assist newcomers and immigrants in integrating to life in the community. If you know someone who you think is deserving of an Intercultural Award, please nominate him/her/them by filling out this form.

Nomination and Award Process

Please make sure your nomination meets the following criteria:
  • The efforts for which you nominate a candidate must take place within the boundaries of the City of Fredericton.
  • Self nominations will not be accepted.
  • Any publicized donations will not be accepted as support for a nomination.
  • Nominations can be offered by any interested party excluding family members of the nominee.
  • Nominations are to be submitted using this electronic form (for a printed form, call 471-3694 or check the City's website under Awards). 
  • Nomination deadline: Tuesday, 31 March 2020 at 8 am.
  • Nominations will be reviewed by a selection committee appointed by the City.
  • The decision of the committee is final and cannot be revisited.
  • The award recipients will be contacted by the City, and a date will be set for the awards presentation at an event in June (the exact date will be announced later in the spring).

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* 1. Please check the following areas in which you would like to nominate a person, organization, group or business:

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* 2. Information of the Person, Organization, Group or Business that you are nominating (the NOMINEE)

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* 3. Your Information (for us to reach you in case we have questions)

Please explain in detail why you feel that this person or group is deserving of an Intercultural Award. Please read the four questions first so that you don't repeat information. (The selection of the award recipients is based on the information you provide so please do your best to be as thorough as possible.)

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* 4. How do you know the Nominee?

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* 5. Please give a brief description of why you are nominating this person, organization, group or business. What are the specific efforts, initiatives, or volunteer activities that the Nominee is involved in and what is his/her/their role in those efforts at promoting cultural diversity, combating prejudice, and/or helping immigrants integrate into life in our city?

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* 6. Who benefit the most from your Nominee's efforts? Give specific examples.

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* 7. How much time does this person, group, organization or business devote to those efforts, say in a week, month or year?  How long have they been doing this? 

If you have anything else to help support your nomination of this person/group (ie, images, articles, links) please email them to community.development@fredericton.ca with the subject line: Intercultural Award 2020 - [your nominee's name].

The deadline for nominations is at 8 am on Tuesday, 31 March 2020.


Thank you for taking the time to nominate this person or group. If you prefer to fill out a paper copy or if you have any questions, please call Community Development at (506) 471-3694.

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