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 School Board.)
The Honourable Arthur J. LeBlanc, ONS, QC., Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia has announced the Lieutenant Governor’s Respectful Citizenship Award will be awarded again in 2018. 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.
Eighteen awards can be given annually, two within each school board and two in the Mi’kmaw Kina’matnewey (MK) board. One will be an individual student award, and the other will be a team award for two or more people (team 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 3rd, 2018 and the Lieutenant Governor will present the awards on May 9th, 2018.
The attached application information (BELOW) will be forwarded to boards by way of Directors of Programs and Student Services for distribution to their schools. Details will also appear on their website https://www.ednet.ns.ca/.