Leadership Development Program of the Year

We are looking for an outstanding and innovative program initiated and conducted by a NH business, professional association, non-profit, or other organization. The program must be aimed at a young audience in NH that helps those under 40 propel their personal and professional growth.

A panel of judges representing Stay Work Play and business and community leaders from across the state will select the award recipient.

Please note: Past winners are not eligible to win again.

2016 nominations are open until July 22nd.

Please save the date for the 2016 event on October 3, 2016.

Note: We recommend you read through the entire nomination form below ahead of time, as all fields are required and you cannot save your progress. Thanks! 
  • Provide a brief description of the purpose and goals of the program and what the program entailed. Did the program involve other community or business partners?
  • How effective was the program at meeting its goals? What is the scope of the program? How effective was the program in helping young people advance socially or professionally? Does the program teach or foster leadership development?
  • How original is the program? How innovative is it in its approach to serving the need(s) of young people?
  • Does the organization effectively explain how this program serves to help attract or retain young people in NH? How effective is the program in this particular aim?
  • Tell us why this program is worthy of this award.
  • Please provide two letters of recommendation, "Success Stories," from people who have participated in your program.
  • Please note: This will have no impact on your status.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.