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NOMINATING CATEGORIES


Hearts of Humanity (Care & Disabilities)

Individuals helping others with disabilities, or individuals facing disabilities themselves and have not allowed their debilitations to get in the way of their goals. In achieving these goals, they have also inspired others to aspire towards greatness.

Criteria
• Are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents
• Of any age, any gender, any background, and any religion
• Either have a disability (mental or physical) and
• Have made significant achievements despite the disability, or
• Are working with individual(s) facing disability (mental or physical) and
• Have helped said individual(s) consistently and to a significant degree
• Have set an example for others to follow and gain inspiration from
• Have motivated friends, family, and/or others to pursue their own dreams
• Have been working with these challenges over a significant time period
• Have not gained any significant prior recognition or awards for such efforts
• Can be an aspirational example for Singapore as a champion for hearts of humanity
• Is currently alive in Singapore


Exponent of Environment

Individuals who have worked to protect the environment by driving knowledge, awareness, involvement and action through education, fund-raising, petitions, government dialogues, and grass roots campaigns.

Criteria
• Are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents
• Of any age, any gender, any background, and any religion
• Are working and succeeding in environment-driven initiatives
• Are either specifically involved in one aspect, e.g. water or air, or
• Involved in several aspects, including awareness, fund-raising, and education
• Have worked consistently to improve the quality of the environment, or
• Have significantly championed environmental efforts locally or overseas
• Have built a significant following around their cause, or
• Have worked with governments and institutions to improve policies
• Have not gained any significant prior recognition or awards for such efforts
• Can be an aspirational example for Singapore as an exponent of environment
• Is currently alive in Singapore


Pioneer of Promise

Special category for Singapore’s pioneers who are using their skill-sets and experiences to raising awareness of social causes, promoting harmony within communities, helping youth aspire towards greater goals, and making good on the promise that no one is too old or too young to aspire.

Criteria
• Are Singapore Citizens
• Of any gender, any background, and any religion
• Were born on or before 31 December 1949, therefore aged 65 and above in 2014, and
• Became citizens of Singapore on or before 31 December 1986
• Are working and succeeding in any social or community-building initiatives
• Are contributing their efforts in any towards improving the lives of people
• Are consistently involved in education, fitness, lifestyle, music, or other causes
• Have made a significant positive impact on family, friends, or communities
• Have not allowed age or health to become a mitigating factor in their lives
• Have made significant strides in keeping abreast of change
• Are actively living and promoting the Singapore spirit and legacy of greatness
• Have not gained any significant prior recognition or awards for such efforts
• Can be an aspirational example for Singapore as an exponent of environment
• Is currently alive in Singapore  


Outstanding Adult

Individuals who have demonstrably contributed towards improving society by demonstrating, guiding, sharing, encouraging, supporting, shaping character and making a difference in others and at times seen as a role model.

Criteria
• Are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents
• Of any age, any gender, any background, and any religion
• Are either specifically involved in one aspect, e.g. workplace balance, or
• Involved in several aspects, including awareness, fund-raising, and education
• Have built a significant following around their cause, or
• Have worked with governments and institutions to improve practices and policies
• Have not gained any significant prior recognition or awards for such efforts
• Can be an aspirational example for Singapore as an exponent of environment
• Is currently alive in Singapore


Inspiring Youth

Individuals who have set an example to others, and inspired their peers and groups through outstanding achievements in sports, academics, community initiatives, and peer progress. These achievements have been sustained and significant, and have either directly, or have indirectly but clearly benefitted others.

Criteria
• Are Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents
• Of a maximum of 35 years of age
• Are either specifically involved in one aspect, e.g. sports for charity, or
• Involved in several aspects, including leadership, entrepreneurship, and education advocacy
• Have performed significantly well in any youth-based activity and
• Has set an example to peers on the merits of humanity and community spirit at a young age
• Have worked with their institutions to promote positivity and focus, or
• Have worked with government and private sectors to build strong community youth relations
• Have not gained any significant prior recognition for such efforts (school awards are acceptable)
• Can be an aspirational example for Singapore as an ambassador for Singapore's youth
• Is currently alive in Singapore

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