Award to Ria Mae

We are delighted to announce the presentation of an Atlantic Award to Ria Mae — Hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Ria Mae (born Ria MacNutt) is a singer-songwriter who infuses pop and folk into her work. She began in her bedroom teaching herself how to play the...

Award to Nobuo Uematsu

The AAG is delighted to announce the presentation of an award to the highly acclaimed musician and composer, Nobuo Uematsu. On January 28th 2017, Project Director, Alex Maine went behind the scenes of the Tri-State Distant Worlds Concert at the New Jersey Performing...

Award to David Wood

What is a Teacher? Wikipedia describes a teacher as “a person who provides education for students”. Dictionary.com defines a teacher as “a person who teaches or instructs”. –but most of us in our adult lives will look back on our days at school, and hold fond memories...

Award to Todd & Kimberly Churchill

It’s been an exciting month for the Atlantic Award Group. Just a few days ago, we presented our first award in Newfoundland & Labrador, thanks to the support of our friends at Investors Group. The award was presented to Todd and Kimberly Churchill by IG...

Award to Hopewell Rocks

One of the difficulties of being an award without boundaries, is that you cannot consider possible recipients using typical review methods. All of our award recipients are very different, but that’s part of who we are. We’ve presented awards to...

Award to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Don’t allow the title to mislead you. This award celebrates the hard work of the Nova Scotian people not the concerning circumstances that we know as the Syrian Refugee Crisis. The conflict in Syria is now in its sixth year, leading to one of the most serious...

Award to Gerald Caseley

Meet Gerald Caseley, an eighty-one year old man from Summerside, Prince Edward Island. Mr. Caseley or better known to the kids in his community as ‘Grandpa Caseley’, was surprised with an Atlantic Award on Saturday, May 28th in recognition of his...

Award to the GMHSC

The Atlantic Award Group is pleased to announce the presentation of an award to the Greater Moncton Homelessness Steering Committee in recognition of their extraordinary work educating, advocating for, and assisting the homeless people of Moncton. This award was...

Introducing a ‘true Atlantic Award’.

It’s been exactly one year since we announced the return of the Haliwards for it’s sixth annual awards. Today we return not only to announce our seventh annual awards in Nova Scotia but an expansion as well. We, the Atlantic Award Group, are delighted to...

Award to Peter Corbett (Matthew Corbett)

2016 has arrived. We’re all a little older, a little grayer and perhaps even a little wiser. Naturally our work to recognize extraordinary people continues and we commence this years celebrations in England. So without further delay; izzy wizzy, let’s get...

Introducing the Atlantic Industry Awards (AIA)

Now that 2016 is upon us, it’s time to look to the future of our awards. Over the next few months, we’re going to be making some big announcements regarding how our group will be growing. We’ll be detailing the changes that we’re making to...

Looking to Twenty Sixteen.

It’s been an exciting year for the Atlantic Award Group. In just twelve short months, we have expanded our awards to a global platform. This summer we took the ultimate jump and allowed everyone across the world to be able to nominate the extraordinary in their lives....

Award to Santa (Ed Taylor)

Santa Claus, Saint Nicholas, Saint Nick, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Santy, or simply Santa. These are just a few of the names he goes by. Of course, the legend that IS Santa is truly worthy of recognition from the Atlantic Award Group, and in this case, so...

Award to Arnold Morrison

“An award in recognition of your years of service in education and the arts”, reads the award presented in Delano, California tonight during the Delano City Council meeting. If you can judge a mans wealth, not by how much money they have, but by the number...

Award to the Kalamazoo Promise

Education is one of the most important aspects of society. If we educate, we can develop and move forward. Apparently, one group of people know just how significant education is, so they joined forces to make sure that students enjoy free education at some of the best...

Award to Noel Edmonds.

The Atlantic Award Group has one simple goal, to award the extraordinary. Selecting a recipient for one of our awards is no simple task. It requires a wealth of research which encompasses many hours of careful consideration. We receive such a vast array of...

Haliward to Ken & Michelle Porter (SHRM)

The Haliwards 2015 presented by Investors Group Halifax, is a project designed to recognize incredible people from across Nova Scotia.  The project has been running annually since 2010 and is part of the core of the Atlantic Award Group. An award presented as part of...

Haliward to Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia

The Haliwards 2015 presented by Investors Group Halifax, is a project designed to recognize incredible people from across Nova Scotia.  The project has been running annually since 2010 and is part of the core of the Atlantic Award Group. An award presented as part of...