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Senator Doug Black recognizes outstanding Alberta Youth with the Senator’s Contribution Award

News Release

Alberta Senator Doug Black is delighted to award 91 outstanding Alberta graduating students, who through their hard work and determination have made an important and meaningful contribution to the greater good of their community or their school.

The Senator’s Contribution Award is presented to a deserving high school graduating student nominated by their school. Created last year as part of Canada150, this year, the Senator’s Contribution Award focuses on Alberta’s youth.

View the 2018 Senator’s Contribution Award recipients across Alberta

Senator Doug Black sigining Senator's Contribution Award certificates

Senator Doug Black sigining Senator's Contribution Award certificates

“It is important to recognize those who are willing to go the extra mile, making quiet contributions to our communities and I wanted to use my position as an elected-Senator to work with of Alberta schools to find exceptional individuals.”
– Senator Doug Black
“Canada is the best country in the world and that reputation starts from the ground up with the important but often quiet actions individuals take to improve life in their communities every single day. This actions deserve acknowledgment and I wanted to find a small way I could help advance their recognition.”
– Senator Doug Black