Bonel Memorial Award [sponsored by SkillsActive] [last year's recipient was Michael
This award is to be given to an
individual who has made a significant contribution to the play and playwork
sector but who does not fit in to any other award category. This could be a
recent contribution, one that has been ongoing for a while or one that is
historical. This is not a lifetime achievement award but an award for what
could be a single significant piece of work or project or something that has been
happening over a long period of time.
What the judges are
1. How wide has been the
geographical spread of this persons work?
2. In what way has this
person had an impact on quality of, and access to, play opportunities,
improvement of playwork practice, understanding of the importance of play?
3. Where has this had the
biggest impact on a number of individuals from any of these categories -
children, play workers, families, other professionals working with children,
the general public, MPs and peers?
4. Please state how this
person has made a significant impact on the attitudes and behaviour of those
involved in play and playwork regarding the inclusion of all children and
families – ie disabled children and those from ethnically, culturally
and socially diverse backgrounds
5. How has this persons
contribution been long-lasting and or made a sustainable impact
NOMINATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED