The Charlie Turgeon Exemplary Service Award

The Charlie Turgeon Exemplary Service Award

Emergency North Training Incorporated, a not for profit corporation with the objectives of developing and delivering educational programs and services for the fire and emergency services in northwestern Ontario provides recognition of exemplary service to fire service training in the northwest through the Charlie Turgeon Exemplary Service Award.
 
The Charlie Turgeon Exemplary Service Award recognizes individuals and groups who through their actions, have provided exemplary effort to improve the fire and emergency services in northwestern Ontario.
 
The award is named after the late Charlie Turgeon who dedicated his time and resources to improving the training level of fire and emergency service members.
 
Not more than one award will be made in any one year from the nominations received.
 

Nomination Process

Who is eligible?
  • The award is given to individuals, and groups such as organizations and associations.
  • Nominees must be involved directly or in a support manner of the fire and emergency services in northwestern Ontario.
  • Self-nominations are not accepted.
  • Posthumous awards will be considered.
How do I nominate someone?
You can nominate someone by completing and submitting the online form below.  Submitting through the online form is the fastest way to complete your nomination.
 
If you prefer, written nominations (250 words) may be forwarded to Emergency North Training by; email, fax, or mail.
 
Each Nomination must include:
  • A completed Nomination signed by the Nominator.
  • A detailed description of the reason(s) why your nominee should receive the award. Content may include; a description of the reason(s) you feel the nominee should receive the award including; history and background, why you think the nominee has shown exemplary service, when the nominee action(s) occurred and how you know the nominee and are familiar with their activities.
  • Letters of support from other individuals (2) who have direct knowledge of the value and impact of the nominees are encouraged.
  • Contact information including address, telephone and email of the nominee, the nominator and any supporting individuals are required for follow up during nomination review.
When is the Deadline?
Nominations can be made at any time during the year and will be accepted up to end of day on August 18, 2017. 
 
How are recipients selected?
A Selection Committee (3 members) appointed by the Board of Emergency North Training Inc. reviews applications received by the deadline and makes recommendations to the ENT Board regarding the award.
 
When will the award be presented?
The Charlie Turgeon Award will be presented in September during the annual FireCon event.
 
If you prefer to prepare a written nomination instead of completing the online form, please forward by the deadline, addressed to "Emergency North Training Committee, Charlie Turgeon Exemplary Service Award Nomination" to:
 
Email:  info@firecon.ca
Fax:  905-426-3032
Mail:   Emergency North Training, 1100 Memorial Avenue, PMB 306, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 4A3
 
It is up to each nominator to follow up with ENT to ensure we have received your submission. 
Nominator Information
Nominee Information
Nomination Information
Content may include; a description of the reason(s) you feel the nominee should receive the award including; history and background, why you think the nominee has shown exemplary service, when the nominee action(s) occurred and how you know the nominee and are familiar with their activities.
Letters of support from other individuals (2) who have direct knowledge of the value and impact of the nominees are encouraged.
Please provide references to speak in favour of this nominee. Please include full contact information.