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GIANT Award Nomination Form

The 39th Annual Giant Awards and Banquet

The nomination process will reopen on June 1, 2021

Nominations are due by December 1, 2021

Nomination Directions

  1. In narrative form, individually address all five Nomination Rationale questions.
    • Each question will be scored equally during the selection process.
    • Only one person may be nominated per form.
  2. Online submission is encouraged. If you would like to complete a hard copy nomination, please email or call (616) 234-3390.
  3. The complete Nomination Rationale may not be more than two one-sided 8.5"x11" pages, printed or typed.

Nomination Suggestions

  • Do not assume selection committee members know your nominee's qualifications.
  • Consult with others, even your nominee, to be sure you include all of your nominee's activities and accomplishments.

The demonstration of the following qualities best portrays the essence of a GIANT nominee:

  • Achievement
  • Advocate
  • Approachable
  • Commitment
  • Community Impact
  • Community Involvement
  • Credibility
  • Effectiveness
  • Head and Shoulders Above the Crowd
  • Honesty
  • Innovator
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Measurable Excellence
  • Measurable History of Indisputable Accomplishments
  • Optimist
  • Perseverance
  • Selflessness
  • Trustworthiness
  • Vision

GIANT Award Nomination