Awesome Airdrie Kids!

Nominations are now  open for the 2020 Awesome Airdrie Kids Awards.

What is it?

Chinook Gate and airdrielife are proud to present a recognition program to honour kids between the ages of 6 and 14 who are role models for their generation. Airdrie is home to hundreds of awesome kids from all walks of life who inspire family, friends and community members with their determination, spirit, compassion and leadership.

Who qualifies for the program?

Any Airdrie kid between 6 and 14 (on Sept 1, 2019). Must be a resident of Airdrie and district (school busing areas) for a minimum of one year.

What is the process?

Nominations will be accepted online only from February to September 15, 2019

Nominations are reviewed by a special panel and up to 12 kids are selected for recognition. All nominated kids receive a certificate in the mail.

The selected recipients are featured in a special airdrielife editorial in the winter issue (November 2019).

Each recipient receives a framed certificate, commemorative t-shirt and  other surprises at a special family ceremony held in January. Each recipient also receives a $50 donation in their name to the charity of their choice.


Stay Tuned for our 2020 Nominees!



Airdrie Awesome Kid Nominee

Parent/Guardian of Airdrie Awesome Kid Nominee

Airdrie Awesome Kid Nominator (Ideally nominators are from outside of the child’s immediate family)

Nominee Description

Briefly describe why you feel this young person exemplifies determination, compassion spirit and/ or leadership in our community.

Reference Letters

Please provide a letter of support. Awesome Kids leave an impression with their community. Tells us about it! (250 words of less)
Files 1MB or less in size please.


The information provided to us in this form is not shared with anyone outside of airdrielife. All nominees will be contacted through their parent and/or guardian for permission to proceed with the interview process. We request a parent and/or guardian be present with each nominee during the interview and photo session.