Leadership Awards

Inspiring Young Co-operator

Presented for demonstrated leadership, at any level, that responds to the needs and values of younger members and/or motivates younger individuals to meaningfully participate in the co-operative.

Submissions should highlight what the member needs and values were and how they were responded to, in what ways the co-operative or credit union incorporated the values into their organization’s operations, and how they addressed the needs of younger members. The nomination should also address the challenges and how they were overcome. Any submissions highlighting motivation and meaningful participation should focus on how and why young members demonstrated meaningful involvement and participation, in what ways the co-op or credit union inspired this participation and what the outcomes were, as well as any challenges and how they were overcome.