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Contest & Awards

Contest & Awards

Ontario Senior of the Year Award

This award is given by the Township of Nipigon to recognize an outstanding senior who, after age 65, enriches the social, cultural or civic life of the community.

Who is eligible

A nominee must:

  • have contributed to the community after the age of 65 and has made their community a better place to live
  • be a resident of Ontario

Seniors who qualify for this award may have contributed to many different fields such as the arts, literature, community service, volunteering, education, environment, fitness, and humanitarian activities.

Nominating someone

If you know someone who should be considered for this award, please contact the Municipal office.

Award presentation

The award certificates are presented to recipients at the Senior's dinner held each May.


Citizen of the Year Awards

Each year the Township of Nipigon accepts nominations for Citizen of the Year. The Citizen of the Year Awards recognizes Nipigon volunteers who have demonstrated all-around community involvement rather than specific activity or contribution. This award is given to individuals who build communities and show what can be achieved with passion and determination. and presents it to the recipient at the Annual Christmas Reception.

Who is eligible

A nominee cam be:

  • youth
  • adult or
  • group

Award presentation

The award certificates are presented to the recipient at at the Annual Christmas Reception.

Contact Us

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52 Front Street
PO Box 160
Nipigon, ON
P0T 2J0

  • Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

807-887-3135