Senior of the Year Awards

The Hamilton Municipal Senior Service Awards honour senior citizens who have made an outstanding voluntary contribution to enrich the social, cultural or civic life of our community.

Award Gala tickets now available!

Join us for a fun evening of dinner, entertainment and help us celebrate our Hamilton Municipal Senior Service Awards recipients.
Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time: 5 pm
Location: Michelangelo Banquet Centre, 1555 Upper Ottawa St, Hamilton
Price: $25

Where to buy your tickets

Tickets for the Award gala are available for purchase at any of these locations:

For more information, contact: 905-546-2424 ext.1721

 

Thank you for your nominations

The nomination period is now closed.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible for a Senior Award, the senior must meet the following criteria:

  • Be 65 years or older
  • Has contributed to the enrichment of the social, cultural or civic life of the Hamilton community
  • Has made this commitment without thought of personal or financial gain
  • Is not a previous recipient of the award
  • Provided the special work or service during/ after the age of 65 (Lifetime Achievement Award excluded)
  • Has resided within the City of Hamilton for at least five years prior to nomination
  • Must be a current resident of the City of Hamilton

Submission guidelines

  • One nomination form per nominee
  • All information must be verifiable
  • Submissions must include:
    • reason for the nomination
    • the special work or service
    • the effect it had on the community
    • who has benefited from these efforts

2016 Award Winners

Winners were recognized for their outstanding volunteer contributions to the community at the 21st Annual Senior of the Year Awards in June. See a full description of the 2016 winners