The Community Excellence Awards recognize and celebrate UBCM member first nations, regional districts and municipalities that have implemented projects or programs that go above and beyond in meeting the purposes of local government in BC. The awards are intended to showcase outstanding initiatives, and share them with other members to implement in their own communities.
Applications are now being accepted for this program. The application deadline is May 20, 2022.
Awards will be presented during UBCM’s 2022 Convention. The UBCM President's Committee will also present one community with the Presidents Committee Choice Award. This award recognize an outstanding, unique and/or special project from all the submissions received. All delegates are invited to attend the awards event.
Applications are only open to UBCM members, including local government and First Nation members. Members may submit one application per category.
The four categories are:
- Excellence in Governance
- Excellence in Service Delivery
- Excellence in Asset Management
- Excellence in Sustainability
For more information regarding the categories and on how to apply, please refer to the following:
- 2022 Community Excellence Awards Program & Application Guide
- 2022 Community Excellence Awards Application Form (fillable)
Videos of the projects from the 2020 and 2021 short-listed candidates are available on UBCM’s YouTube account.