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Nominations Open for the 2017 Order of Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, November 30, 2016 – The Order of Prince Edward Island Advisory Council wishes to advise that nominations are now being received for the 2017 awards. All submissions must be received by the Office of the Secretary on March 31, 2017, no later than 5 p.m.

The Order of Prince Edward Island is the highest honour the Province can bestow. It was established to recognize Islanders who make remarkable contributions to the social, economic and cultural life of their province.

“The Order of Prince Edward Island was established in 1996 to recognize the Island’s most outstanding citizens. Since its inception, 70 Islanders have been awarded the medal and inducted into the Order” says Chair of the Advisory Board, Mr. Charles Curley.

If you know of someone who has shown excellence or outstanding leadership in the community or in their chosen profession or occupation, this is your opportunity
to have them considered for this special honour.

Further information and/or nomination forms can be obtained from the Office of the Clerk, Legislative Assembly of PEI, 197 Richmond Street, PO Box 2000, Charlottetown, PE, C1A 7N8 or any Access PEI Centre. You can also call us at (902) 368-5970, visit online at www.gov.pe.ca/opei or email opei@assembly.pe.ca.

Nominations are accepted in both official languages.
Media contact:
JoAnne Holden
Director of Communications and External Relations
Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island
 
jdholden@assembly.pe.ca
902-368-4316


Nomination forms are available on the Order's website:
www.gov.pe.ca/opei

 

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