Youth of the Year Nominations


The Youth of the Year Award was established in 2005 by Mayor Ivan Gallant. It is annually presented by the Town of Kensington to a youth member of the community who has demonstrated accomplishment in three or more of the following areas:

  • Academic excellence; outstanding achievement in athletic or cultural activities
  • Significant contribution to school affairs and extracurricular activities
  • Participation in community activities together with demonstrated leadership skills
  • Overall good character and citizenship


Submissions for Nomination should include:

1) NOMINATION LETTER – a cover letter that will include the name, address, telephone number of both the nominee and nominator(s).

2) ACCOMPLISHMENTS – A brief statement outlining the reasons the individual is considered worthy of receiving the Award for which he/she is being nominated. Supporting details as to contributions and accomplishments for the person being nominated and other information that may be helpful in evaluating the nomination.

3) REFERENCES – two letters from persons in support of the nomination.


Nomination Deadline: June 15, 2015 @ 4pm
Nominations can be dropped at the Town Hall at 55 Victoria Street E, Kensington.

Town of Kensington Community Awards


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