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Mary Barbour Award

The Mary Barbour Award recognises the contribution women who follow in the footsteps of Mary Barbour make to community campaigning in Glasgow. The recipient of the award will be recognised as making a significant contribution to local community through a specific campaign or various campaigns over a sustained period.

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Criteria for nominations

Nominated candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • The nominee must be a woman.
  • The impact must be felt within the Glasgow City limits.
  • The overall impact the candidate has made must be significant and have basis within a local Glasgow community.
  • The nomination must be made in written format which clearly demonstrates to the panel the campaign/campaigns involved, the role played by the nominee and the significance of the outcome of the campaign/nominee’s efforts.

The award

There will be an award for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place and each will receive a crystal memento suitably engraved. The winner of the award will receive the Mary Barbour Shield with their name embossed upon it along with a donation for a campaign or a community organisation/charity of their choice.

Closing date

For details regarding how to enter and to request a nomination form, please contact lisa.viola@parkheadha.org.uk.

Please submit all applications to lisa.viola@parkheadha.org.uk by Tuesday 31 May 2016.  A decision regarding the recipient of the award will be reached by Thursday 30 June 2016.