Arts Achievement Awards

The City of Fredericton is accepting nominations for its new Arts Achievement Award. The award, an action item from the 2014 Cultural Plan, was created to recognize outstanding achievement in, or contribution to, the arts and cultural landscape in the city.

The Arts Achievement Award will celebrate cultural achievement and excellence by individuals, organizations and / or businesses in all areas of the arts.  There will be up to a maximum of three awards presented each year.

The application deadline is Friday, June 2, 2017.

Economic Development, Tourism and Culture Division I 506-460-2043 I

Mayor’s Activity Awards

An exciting awards program run over the summer which encourages healthy eating and physical activity for youth aged 3 – 12. This popular activity awards program will keep youth active and eating well all summer. Youth will receive  an age specific chart via email attachment when the program starts in early June. Points can be filled in for each task completed and upon reaching minimum point levels, participants can earn bronze, silver or gold medals! Sample requirements include: Have a pop free day, Go for a ½ hour walk, do a family activity outdoors for 20 minutes,  and try a new vegetable


Recreation, Culture & Community Development | 506-460-2020 |

Unsung Hero and Intercultural Community Awards

The Unsung Hero Awards are meant to acknowledge those individuals who go above and beyond to help build and shape their community. This includes helping bolster the work of social groups and organizations that offer recreational, cultural, or charitable services to the community.

The Intercultural Award is given to an individual, group, or organization whose actions have contributed to promoting cultural diversity and have helped newcomers integrate into the community at large here in Fredericton.

The deadline for nominations is Thursday, March 22.

Recreation, Culture & Community Development | 506-460-2112 |