Deadline for ‘Zambo Achievers’ search set Feb. 18 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 12 February 2015 13:30

February 18, 2015 (Wednesday) will be the deadline for the submission of nominations for the Search for 2015 Local Achievers Award, one of the highlights of the Dia de Zamboanga celebration on February 26.

The search covers the fields on sports, culture and arts, public service, City Government service, community service, investment promotion, tourism-oriented establishment and the highest award- Orgullo de Zamboanga Primiar. Two other award categories include the top local corporate taxpayer and the top local individual taxpayer.

Now on its 13th year, the Local Achievers Award is aimed to confer honor and prestige to Zamboangueños who have attained exceptional achievements and victories in various fields of endeavors.

Candidates may come from any field, including the academe, business and government. Those contributions must be documented and supported by several individuals who can personally attest to the importance of the candidate’s contribution. Nomination of this award may be made by any individual, group, organization or institution.

Nomination forms can be secured at the City Public Information Division under the Office of the City Mayor located at the City Hall annex building. For inquiries, call telephone numbers 990-1356.

The awarding ceremony is slated on February 27 at 7pm at Centro Latino in Paseo del Mar. — Sheila Covarrubias