50th Annual Awards Celebration & Silent Auction
Friday, May 3, 2019
227 Skiway Road, Newry, ME
Nominations for 50th Annual Awards are now open!
Deadline for all nominations is Wednesday April 3, 2019
Business of the Year Award – May be awarded to a business of any size or longevity. Reasons for nominating a business must be well documented. Sponsored by Franklin Savings Bank.
Henry H. Hastings Award for Citizenship – Presented to an individual who demonstrates qualities exemplified by Mr. Hastings: sustained interest in serving the community, involved in a wide cross-section of community life, and of highest ethics. Sponsored by Norway Savings Bank.
Lifetime Achievement Award – Presented to a senior who has made significant contributions to his/her community during his/her lifetime, whether it is in business, civic life, or a combination of both. Sponsored by Northeast Bank.
Public Service Award – Presented to an individual who has made substantial contributions while working in a public or municipal role, i.e. town office staff, town volunteer committee members, fire department personnel, law enforcement, or emergency services. Sponsored Bessey Motors.
Non-Profit Leadership Award – Presented to an individual who has a record of exemplary service to one or more Bethel area non-profit organizations.
Woods & Waters Stewardship Award – Presented to a person who exemplifies professionalism in a natural resources field: forestry/forest products, guiding, or other conservation.
Rising Star Entrepreneur Award – Presented to a promising young entrepreneur, preferably under age 40, whose business is making an impact in the community.
Ski Industry Professional of the Year - Sponsored by Constellation Energy.
Education Professional of the Year
Service, Retail, & Hospitality Professional of the Year - Sponsored by Sudbury Inn.
Special Recognition Award – The Awards Committee has the authority to recognize key individuals or organizations for a special award outside the criteria of the above traditional awards. Sponsored by Dead River Company.
Student Citizenship Awards