Active Citizen of the Year Nomination

NABAs logoThe recipient of the Active Citizen of the Year award is chosen based on their commitment to lifelong active citizenship - prioritizing community in their values and life choices.  Nominees for this award can be anyone connected to the alternative break movement.


*Break Away Board of Directors and Staff are not permitted to make nominations.

2017 Active Citizen of the Year Award

  • Nominee Information

    Active Citizen: a person for whom community is a priority in values and life choices.
  • Nominator Information

  • Short Answers

    Please answer the following questions on a separate document (total word count must be 2,000 or less) and attach the PDF below. We encourage nominators to include quotes, anecdotes, or testimonials from other individuals who have worked with the nominee.
  • 1. How is/was the nominee involved with their campus alternative break program? How did the nominee impact the program?
  • 2. How has the nominee impacted the larger campus and local community with regard to advocacy, philanthropy, activism, and direct service?
  • 3. How has the nominee worked in small groups to amplify the potential impact/capacity of their work?
  • 4. What do others learn or do differently as a result of the nominee's work?
  • 5. What else would you like to articulate regarding why you have nominated this person for the Active Citizen of the Year award?
  • Accepted file types: pdf.