The Cathaoirleach’s Community Awards 2016 for the County of Galway (previously the County Mayors Awards) will take place in November. Galway County Council are now seeking nominations for 12 categories:
- Community Economic Initiative Award
- Environmental Award
- Sports Award
- Arts and Culture Award
- Heritage Publication Award
- Schools Contribution to Heritage or Irish Language Award
- Best Contribution to Heritage Award
- Best Contribution to the Irish Language (Gaeltacht)
- Best Contribution to the Irish Language (non- Gaeltacht)
- Youth and Age Friendly Award
- Community Service Award
- Volunteer of the Year Award
Nomination forms are available from firstname.lastname@example.org or phone Valerie Kavanagh in the Community and Enterprise Office of Galway County Council on 091 509580.
Closing Date for receiving nomination forms is 4.00pm Friday 28th October 2016.
Winners will be presented with a prestigious award from the Cathaoirleach and a prize of €500 at an Awards Ceremony.