The Inspired for Life Awards 2020 are looking for residents in Bridgend County Borough who have contributed to the improvement of health and wellbeing of others or the community.

The Inspire for Life Awards 2020 will tell the story of how Bridgend County Borough Council is thinking and working differently to achieve results for the benefit of our future generations. It will identify the people and groups that are making a difference, the inspiration that their work can bring to others, and how innovative approaches are helping to make things happen.

If you know someone who deserves an award, there are five up for grabs. They would like to get this far and wide to reach all residents, communities and partners across Bridgend so please feel free to share with others you work with and family and friends to help spread far afield.

Applications for the awards close at 5pm on 15 January 2020.

Award categories are:

Made a difference award:
This award will celebrate outstanding achievements that have had a significant impact on the health and wellbeing of people in Bridgend County Borough. It is open to individuals, groups, partnerships, projects or businesses that have made a difference to health and wellbeing in Bridgend County Borough.

Above and beyond award:
This award will be presented to the nominee that has shown considerable effort to improve lives and communities in Bridgend County Borough. Nominees will have addressed wellbeing issues identified through listening to what is being said by local residents.

The future is bright award:
This award will recognise a young person that has shown strong leadership, and commitment in contributing to others’ wellbeing and improvement. Nominees must be aged 24 or below, and have volunteered their time to improve wellbeing in Bridgend County Borough.

The power of one award:
This award will congratulate an individual that has gone the extra mile, standing out as a major influence in improving wellbeing. Aged 25 or above, nominees will have earned the respect of others with the power of their achievements.

Innovation award:
This award will be presented to a nominee that has demonstrated an ability to make a difference by doing things differently. Individuals, groups, partnerships, projects and businesses are eligible for this award, and their resourcefulness and creativity will have had a clear impact on improving wellbeing.

| Read more and make your nomination here |