2020 Cochrane Community Awards postponed until the fall – nomination period remains open

Cochrane, AB – The 2020 Cochrane Community Awards is postponed until the fall as a precaution in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The nomination period remains open indefinitely through spring/summer, with a new deadline to be announced later this summer. Cochranites are encouraged to continue supporting each other, helping their neighbours, and to nominate those who are making a difference in our community despite challenging circumstances.

The Cochrane Community Awards is an annual program that recognizes outstanding local citizens, community leaders, schools, businesses and organizations who help make Cochrane a great place to live. The awards celebrate and recognize outstanding achievements and contributions in our community through a total of 13 award categories, including the prestigious Order of Cochrane, presented by Cochrane’s mayor and council. All nominees are recognized at the awards ceremony.

Completing a nomination is easy through the online form. The option to nominate by completing and submitting a paper application form is also available.
To make a nomination, or for more information, please visit: www.ccawards.ca.

The Cochrane Community Awards program is overseen by a committee of local representatives including: educators, seniors, businesses, sustainability champions, as well as the Cochrane and District Chamber of Commerce and the Town of Cochrane.

The program is funded through sponsorship from local groups and businesses who recognize the value in activities that encourage community building and making
Cochrane a vibrant place to live.

A new date for the Awards Ceremony will be announced later this summer.