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Communities ChooseWell Healthy Community Awards

Are there good things happening in your community to promote wellbeing through physical activity and/or healthy eating? If so, nominate your community for a Healthy Community Award!

Nominations for the 2016 Communities ChooseWell Healthy Community Awards are now being accepted until August 12, 2016! Here is the Community Nomination Form and Scoring Rubric
Communities will be recognized across five different population groups and four categories, including:

Creating Supportive Environments
Providing Health Education
Building Community Capacity
Developing Healthy Policies

One community will also be chosen as the Overall Healthy Community Champion, and ChooseWell Champions will have the opportunity to select the recipient of the Most Significant Community Change Award through a voting process, based on information you provide in your nomination. 

You can also nominate a local government elected leader for the Community Wellness Leadership Award, recognizing elected leaders who are champions for wellness in their communities. Here is the Nomination Form and Scoring Rubric.

More information is available on the Communities ChooseWell website and in the nomination forms. Please note that communities being nominated must be registered for the Communities ChooseWell program by August 12, 2016. 

Contact the ChooseWell staff at or (780) 415-1745 if you have any questions.