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 45th Annual Provincial Volunteer Awards  
 Welcome to the online submission form for the 2019 Family Volunteer Award.

Non-profit organizations, community groups, Mi’kmaq communities, and municipalities may nominate a family in Nova Scotia that has made outstanding contributions as a volunteering family unit.

We recommend viewing the questions and their values before completing the nomination form. This gives you, the nominator, a sense of the information needed to submit a complete and detailed nomination.

You may return to this site any number of times to update the information in this nomination form (please make sure to use the same computer to re-visit and update your survey form). The survey will close by midnight, February 25th, 2019.

Thank you. 


1) Family members are residents of Nova Scotia.
2) A family (any combination of two or more people who are bound together over time, living in the same community).
3) Has demonstrated volunteer leadership and consistent caring for their community for at least 5 years.
4) Is willing to be nominated.

Note: Criteria has changed to include 'two or more people' in a family. Nominations for couples can be made by contacting your municipal community contact. List of municipal contacts can be found at

Nominations must be received by midnight, February 25, 2019.