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Nominations closed June 4.  Thank you to everyone who submitted nominations!

Thank you for your interest in making a nomination for the 16 Over 60 Awards Gala. For more information about the 16 Over 60 event, please visit seniorneighbors.org/16over60.
To jump to the nomination form, click here.

Possible nominees include…

  • leaders, entrepreneurs, or mentors in areas such as business, politics, philanthropy, religion, etc.
  • extraordinary volunteers or those giving back to the community in significant ways
  • the neighbor everyone can count on for help
  • health care or healthy living trendsetters
  • champions or advocates of senior issues
  • someone who strives to improve the well-being of others
  • contributors to the local arts and culture community
  • anyone 60 years of age or more living life to its fullest or overcoming great adversity!

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

  • Activity earning the nomination must be currently occurring or have occurred recently.
  • 60 years of age or more by April 1, 2021.
  • The nominee must be an individual. (Members of groups or couples should be nominated separately.)
  • Nominees must reside in Kent County or their activities earning the nomination must take place in Kent County.
  • Nominees must agree to participate in the Awards Gala on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, to be held at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, (or other location/format if deemed necessary due to public health considerations). Each award winner receives 2 complimentary reservations for the Awards Gala.

If you have any questions, please call Kristy Blackmore at 616-233-0739 or kblackmore@seniorneighbors.org.

2021 Nomination Form

16 Over 60 Awards Nomination Form - 2021

Your Contact Information

Nominee Information

Suggested response is 2-3 paragraphs.

Upon submission of this form, a copy of your nomination will be sent to the nominee along with instructions  on how to complete a formal application.