Blind SA, as part of its 75th Anniversary on 26 October 2021, will present Special Awards to deserving blind and partially sighted persons and organisations who have made an outstanding and meritorious contribution to the empowerment of the lives of other blind and partially sighted people. The Special Awards will be presented in two categories, namely:
National and International category; and
Provincial and District category.
The Special Awards is open to nominations from individuals or organisations for those people or organisations who exceptionally contributed in the improvement of the lives of blind and partially sighted people since 1994, in areas listed below:
Civic and political activities – Voter Education; Community development
Social development, inclusion and social integration
Economic Empowerment and employment placement
Sports, Arts/recreation and Culture
Technology – Braille; Computing
Education – Literacy; Numeracy; Early Childhood Development; Adult Education and Training
SUCH INDIVIDUAL OR ORGANISATION MUST HAVE EXCEPTIONALLY SATISFIED ONE OR MORE OF THE CRITERIA SET BY BLIND SA TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD.
The closing date for nominations is 10 December 2020
The Special Awards will be presented during the Blind SA 75th Anniversary in 2021
Application forms for both the National and Provincial Special Awards are available from Blind SA or down loaded below.
Enquiries: Busi Monyamane 011 8391793 or 0659604599