Lift As You Climb

Nominee Eligibility

  • May be either an individual woman or a group of women.
  • Neither the nominee nor the nominator may be a current member of the YWCA board, staff or planning committee.
  • Only women under the age of 29 are eligible for the U29 award category. All other awards are not based on age eligibility.
  • Must be a resident of the Saskatoon area, defined as the Saskatchewan Provincial Electoral Constituency. This catchment area includes: Martensville-Warman, Biggar-Sask Valley, Rosetown-Elrose, Saskatoon Stonebridge-Dakota, Humboldt-Watrous, Kelvington-Wadena, Melfort.
  • Must be recognized for achievements and contributions made within the Saskatoon area.
  • May be nominated for two successive years, followed by a one‐year break.
  • May be nominated for a different award category after being the successful recipient in another category.
  • Is living at the time of nomination.
  • Must be available to attend the Awards Dinner and Nominees’ Reception.
  • Must be aware of the nomination, give consent for the nomination and public relations involved with the event, including photo, biography, media exposure and sponsor recognition.
  • Must represent the YWCA values of diversity, respect, and integrity, for the community, other nominees, and sponsors.
  • Complete nomination with required information must be received before the nomination deadline.