Annual Personal Achievement Awards 2018
Highlighting the achievements and promoting the dignity of people with disabilities!

Nominations Sought for 2018 Awards


Nominations for these Awards are now open There are five categories of Awards: Children of Courage / Adult Achievers — a child or adult who has had difficulties in their life and has met them with courage or who has shown determination in overcoming an illness, injury, phobia or disability.

  • The Haldane Butler Memorial Trophy – someone who shows exceptional endurance and determination to overcome illness, injury or disability over a protracted period of time. The recipient will be selected from the nominations submitted for above categories.
  • The Carer's Award — This Award is presented to a non-professional carer who has given an exceptional standard of care or support to a person with an illness, injury or disability.
  • The Christopher McCollum Memorial Cup — awarded to the person who has shown friendship and made a significant difference to the life of someone with a life-threatening illness, phobia, injury or disability and who is NOT part of the family circle.


Nomination Forms for all categories are now available from:

The William Keown Trust,
3 Church View,
Dundrum BT33 0NA

Tel -  028 4375 1243
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Forms can also be downloaded from the following links.

Child & Adult Nomination Form

Christopher McCollum Memorial Cup

Carers & Special Friends Nomination Form


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