Nominate an inspiring over 50 for the Apia Local Champion Award for October 15



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The Apia Local Champion Award is a monthly award being run by Starts at 60 and Apia to celebrate people living life at its best.  And we want you to nominate someone worthy of the award.

How does it work

1.  Individuals can nominate, using a form, an everyday person over 50 who is still out there living life at its best.  To nominate them, just tell their story and share how they are making a difference to their own life or the life of others.

2.  We will need you to put us in touch with your nominee, with their permission, if they are shortlisted.

3.  We’ll collect nominations every month, for the months of August, September and October.

August nominations close 18th August 2014, 12pm (CLOSED)

September nomination close 15th September 2014, 12pm (CLOSED)

October nominations close 15th October 2014, 12pm

4.  Winners will be announced

August winner announced 22nd August 2014 (ANNOUNCED)

September winner announced 22nd September 2014 (ANNOUNCED)

October winner announced close 20th October 2014

5.  One iPad mini 16GB will be awarded per month.

6.  The winner will be selected by our sponsors Apia and the Starts at 60 team at our discretion.

7.  Privacy terms can be found at For competition terms and conditions click here.

8.  The nominee must give the nominator permission to enter them in the award for the entry to be valid.  This is verified on the form for nomination.


Rebecca Wilson

Rebecca Wilson is the founder and publisher of Starts at Sixty. The daughter of two baby boomers, she has built the online community for over 60s by listening carefully to the issues and seeking out answers, insights and information for over 60s throughout Australia. Rebecca is an experienced marketer, a trained journalist and has a degree in politics. A mother of 3, she passionately facilitates and leads our over 60s community, bringing the community opinions, needs and interests to the fore and making Starts at Sixty a fun place to be.

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