Voting/Selection/Nomination

Nomination Process

The  People Profile Awards recognize individuals in 15 different categories  listed below. These individuals excel in their field and demonstrate  outstanding attributes in their contributions to our society. Receiving  an award boosts a person’s worth in their field. The  title ‘Award winning’ carries connotations of reputation and expertise –  something that’s priceless in any line of work! It also celebrates hard  work, in turn making people feel appreciated and well-respected. People  Profile Awards recognition will do wonders for businesses, those who  feel appreciated, are more productive and more likely to continue  working with enthusiasm.

We  hope by defining the purpose and scope of these awards, persons will  nominate individuals that are qualified for the various categories.  After which, the top four nominees will be posted in our group and on  our website for a decision of the winner to be made by majority vote.  
 

Those who wish to nominate worthy individuals in any of the categories  may do so by emailing the following information:
•    The name of the nominee
•    Contact information for the nominee
•    A two paragraph summary (bio) of the nominee, evidencing why they  deserve the award
•    At least two portrait photographs of the nominee
•    Your contact information
 

 Nominations for the People Profile Awards 2019 begins on October 15th and closes on November 19th, 2018. Once the nominations are received, a selection committee will review and select the final four nominees for each category.


Voting for the winner of each category is done via survey from February 1st through February 15th, 2019. The winner of each category is selected by the result of the survey and the selection committee. The winners are announced at the 2019 People Profile Awards.


Email this information to executives@peopleprofile.org or  click on the ‘Contact Us’.


With that said, here are the various awards, (in the order that they will be presented) and the corresponding criteria.


Our Awards


1. HUMANITARIAN AWARD

The Humanitarian award was created to recognize outstanding  individuals who dedicate their time to fighting indifference,  intolerance and injustice and whose accomplishments are consistent with  the goals of People Profile. The Humanitarian Award shall be an award  that recognizes the work of persons in communities throughout the United  States who are devoted to the welfare of humanity.


2. CORPORATE CITIZEN AWARD

This Award recognizes the leadership and accomplishments of the  Business Person / Public Figure that have demonstrated a commitment to  their employees through health and wellness programs. This person must  have succeeded in taking an aspect of their businesses to a level most  companies rarely achieve.


3. STUDENT OF THE YEAR AWARD 

The Student of the Year Award is designed to recognize outstanding  elementary, middle/junior high, high school, and college level students.  This is an excellent opportunity to recognize those students who have  demonstrated excellent academic achievement, leadership ability, and  citizenship.


4. MUSIC & ENTERTAINMENT AWARD 

This Award recognizes the entertainment event or establishment that  has the greatest impact on our community. The primary focus is whether  or not patrons received value in their experience.


5. SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR AWARD 

Awarded to someone who has given their time and talents for free to enable others to participate in sports.


6. STEVE BIKO AWARD FOR COURAGE 

Recipients reflect the spirit of Steve Biko, possessing strength in  the face of adversity, courage in the face of peril and the willingness  to stand up for their beliefs no matter what the cost.


7. INNOVATOR OF THE YEAR AWARD 

Awarded to an individual or company whose new product, service,  process or business model has resulted in organic growth and measurable  economic benefit to our communities. This award emphasizes and  strengthens connections between emerging companies and the established  business community, which is one of the primary objectives of the People  Profile Award.


8. CHARITY AWARD 

These are charitable organization specifically non-profit  organization. They centers on non-profit and philanthropic goals as well  as social well-being serving the public interest or common good. The  award is based on merit, goodwill and service.


9. MOST INSPIRATIONAL AWARD

This story helps us to find the true values that are worth aiming  for, tell us about God‘s caring and the power of unconditional love. The  story that inspired by the strength of the human spirit and one that  reminds us how to be a better person, more sensitive, supportive, kind  and loving. These stories help us to feel harmony with the world and  find true happiness inside ourselves.


10. CLINT O'NEIL RADIO PERSON AWARD

The Clint O’Neil Radio Personality Award will be presented to the top  radio stations and on-air personalities in the world. The award was  named in honor of Clint O’Neil, the man generally credited as the  “Godfather of Reggae Music in South Florida”.


11. SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AWARD 

This award recognizes the creation or general revision of scientific  or technological principle or procedure, or someone who has demonstrated  excellence in service to the public. Those particularly in the medical  industry are perfect candidates. MD, RN, CNA, etc…


12. EDNA STEWART-WEBB PARENT OF THE YEAR AWARD

The Art of Parenting is difficult. This Award seeks to recognize  those individuals that have raised well-adjusted children who are  empathic, loving, intelligent, and happy into successful adults. The  selection looks at the level of challenges of the parent and the  outcomes.


13. BEAUTY AND COSMETOLOGY AWARD

This Award recognizes those involved in the Beauty and Cosmetology  industry for their excellence in providing exceptional products and  service. The Award also takes into account those that demonstrates the  latest skills in the field of cosmetology, and a strong sense of  leadership in the community in which they will work. Barbers, and hair  stylist etc. are perfect candidates.


14. FOOD SERVICE AWARD

Food Service Award is presented to individuals, restaurants, and  caterers who have demonstrated outstanding commitment to service and  performance.


15. EDUCATOR AWARD

The Distinguished Educator Award was established to recognize those  teachers who have contributed significantly to the intellectual lives of  students through their teachings. Recipients of the award will have  demonstrated their excellence as educators over a sustained period of  time.