Chamber Awards

Nominate your choice or choices for our Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the The Year Awards.

The Categories are below. They are only suggestions to help you with nominations if you want to nominate more than one business or person. Please use the Contact Form at the bottom of this page, or print out the Nomination Form also listed below.

  • The Chamber service area is from Red Earth north of High Prairie, to Kinuso in the east, Sunset House in the west and about as far south as there are roads
  • Nominees need not be Chamber members
  • You may nominate as many businesses or individuals you wish
  • You may nominate businesses or individuals in any category they fit
  • Your name and email are confidential and will have no bearing on the award
  • Our deadline is Friday, October 12 at 6:00 PM
  • If the Chamber does not have nominees for any category, the executive at their discretion will not make an award, or
  • the executive will make a nomination for that empty category
     


    2018 Small Business Awards Categories


    You may use the Nomination Form which can be downloaded here, or fill in the contact form at the bottom of this page. Chamber of Commerce Awards Nomination Form

    Business of the Year > 10 employees –This High Prairie and area based business with more than 10 employees has demonstrated outstanding performance, leadership, innovation, management and service over the years but particularly in the past year. Not only does this business provide quality product or service, they have also developed excellent employee-employer relationships and are involved in the community.

    Business of the Year < 10 employees –This High Prairie and area based business with less than 10 employees has demonstrated outstanding performance, leadership, innovation, management and service over the years but particularly in the past year. Not only does this business provide quality product or service, they have also developed excellent employee-employer relationships and are involved in the community.

    New Business of the Year –The High Prairie and area based business that has been operating for less than 2 years. The business has demonstrated outstanding performance, leadership, innovation, management and service.

    Environmental Awareness (formerly Best Green Business) –The High Prairie and area based business or organization that demonstrates an ongoing commitment to the environment by considering the impact on the environment in all decision making, product/service development and business practices.

    Entrepreneur of the Year –This individual demonstrates extraordinary entrepreneurial success in starting a new business or in revitalizing a mature company or organization.

    Tourism and Hospitality- This High Prairie and area based business or organization has delivered a top quality product or service which had worked to promote tourism and hospitality for High Prairie and area.

    Community Spirit – Individual – This High Prairie and area individual who co-ordinates projects, services, and/or events that contribute to the social and cultural well-being of High Prairie and area.

    Community Spirit – Business or Organization – This High Prairie and area business or organization coordinates projects, services, and/or events that contribute to the social and cultural well-being of High Prairie and area.

    Nominations Deadline is Friday, October 12 at 6:00 PM

    To submit your business award nomination forms you can use one of several options.

    Download the Chamber of Commerce Awards Nomination Form

    The form can be emailed to: High Prairie & Area Chamber of Commerce

    The form can be Dropped off at:
    High Prairie & Area Chamber of Commerce Office
    #107 – 4806 53rd Avenue (Town of High Prairie building)
    Thursday between 9:00am and 2:00pm

    You can enter your nominations using this contact form. Your name and email will be confidential.

    Email will be helpful if we need to clarify your nomination.