The IG Wealth Management Financial Confidence Champion Award

38th Annual Virtual Volunteer Awards

38th Annual Virtual Volunteer Awards

Thursday, September 23, 2021
Virtual Celebration!

Deadline for nominations is
Monday May 24, 2021

 

The IG Wealth Management Financial Confidence Champion Award

The IG Wealth Management Financial Confidence Champion Award is given to a volunteer who has demonstrated a commitment to providing exceptional financial education in their community. It recognizes a volunteer who has gone above and beyond in promoting financial literacy, demonstrated leadership and innovation in the order to advance financial confidence, is mentoring new volunteers and/or showing a dedication to building the capacity of an organization.

Eligibility Criteria

The award is given to a volunteer who donates their time in the following capacities;

  • Serving on a board of directors (treasurer)
  • Providing mentorship to youth in the area of financial literacy
  • Volunteering to teach community members about financial literacy, business and/or entrepreneurship
  • Teaching youth basic money management and financial skills

The award is open to all who give their time and talents to help strengthen and build communities in Manitoba.

How to Submit a Nomination

  1. Complete the online nomination form (see below)
    • In the section Reason for Nomination please provide information that addresses topics such as their connection to financial literacy and learning, why the nominee is passionate about skills development, and how this connects to their professional development and/or business initiatives.
  2. Attach to the online form any supporting information you wish the jury to review. This could include: supporting letters (no more than 2), newsletter clippings (please submit only information pertaining to the nominee, and not a full newsletter), media coverage, or photos.
    Please note, you can only upload one attachment so please combine your information into one document. If you are not able to do so, please email additional information to awards@volunteermanitoba.ca and include the nominee's name and the award category in the subject line.

Judging

An independent panel of judges reviews all nominations and will select the award recipient(s). If selected as a recipient, nominees will be notified in early June.

Nomination Forms

Online Form