Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Award
(The following is provided for information purposes only and is not intended to be an endorsement by the Chignecto-Central Regional Centre for Education.)
The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc, ONS, Q.C., Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia has announced the Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Award will be awarded again in 2019. This award recognizes those who have developed a project or activity that demonstrates leadership and commitment to creating safe and inclusive spaces in schools and communities in Nova Scotia.
Twenty awards can be given annually, two within each Regional Centre for Education (RCE) and Conseil scolaire acadien provincial (CSAP), two in the Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey (MK) board, and two to African Nova Scotian students from across the province. One will be an individual student award, and the other will be a team award for two or more people (teams may include adults). An additional two awards can be given if a student homeschooled or enrolled in private school is a successful applicant.
To be nominated, youth must be a registered student in Nova Scotia and enrolled in a grade from Primary to 12.
Nominations will close on April 8th, 2019 and the Lieutenant Governor will present the awards on May 10th, 2019.
Please see the links below for application information. Details will also appear on the website https://www.ednet.ns.ca/
About the LG Award FAQ (English): http://tinyurl.com/y4q6js3r
LG Award Criteria (English): http://tinyurl.com/yxfsj3d3
LG Respectful Citizenship – Individual Nomination Form (English): http://tinyurl.com/y4jkotsl
LG Respectful Citizenship – Team Nomination Form (English): http://tinyurl.com/y5rlx38h
About the LG Award FAQ (French): http://tinyurl.com/y32etftl
LG Award Criteria (French): http://tinyurl.com/y34myw6d
LG Respectful Citizenship – Individual Nomination Form (French): http://tinyurl.com/y6jsxp2y
LG Respectful Citizenship – Team Nomination Form (French): http://tinyurl.com/y33qjqgk