Bicycle Coalition of Maine Annual Awards

464It’s time to nominate your favorite local bike champion for a Coalition Award!  Each year, the Coalition distributes awards to deserving bike advocates around the state and we want to know who YOU think deserves an award.

This is your opportunity to let your favorite bike advocate know how much we appreciate their hard work.  The award nomination process is now open, so please take a moment to fill out the form here and submit it by Friday, January 12th.

Award recipients will be selected by the Coalition and announced on February 3 at the  Coalition’s 2018 Kickoff Party.

Award categories are as follows:

  • Sally Jacobs Community Advocacy Award:  Named after the legendary bicycle advocate from Orono and awarded to a local advocate who has made a significant difference to biking and walking in their community.

  • Jeff Miller Spirit of Cycling Award: named after the first executive director of BCM and awarded to a Mainer who demonstrates Jeff’s joy from all aspects of biking.

  • Next Generation Educator Award:  awarded to a person who instills a love, interest and appreciation of bikes in the next generation.

  • Public Service Excellence Award:  awarded to a Mainer who exhibits leadership in public service around biking and walking

  • Businesses for Better Bicycling Award:  awarded to a Maine business that encourages and supports bicycling w/in their business and community.

  • The Volunteer of the Year Award: is awarded to a volunteer that has contributed extraordinary time, effort and energy to the Coalition and our mission

  • Muddy Wheel Award:  is awarded to a leader in Mountain Biking in Maine

  • Harry Faust Leadership Award:  is named after one of BCM’s most dedicated and effective Board Chairs, and is awarded to a Mainer who has been a true leader in her community to promote more biking.

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  • Your Information