Nominate Chaleur's Top 20 Under 40

Let's Celebrate Our Region's Emerging Leaders

We are incredibly proud to be working with local partners to host the Chaleur Region’s First-Ever Top 20 Under 40 Awards Gala.

It is high time that we showed our appreciation for the emerging leaders in our region who are working hard to modernize and keep building our communities and region.

Thank you for visiting this site to nominate yourself for consideration or someone else who is striving to make the Chaleur Region a great place for young professionals, businesses and families to call home.


Community Minded

Nominees should contribute to the overall strength of our community.

Professional Excellence

Whether they are a teacher, banker, engineer, doctor or whatever, as long as they bring passion to their career and the people and organizations they work with, they are a great nominee.

Excellence in Leadership

It could be in the workplace, their personal lives, or volunteer activities. Nominees should have clear examples of how they lead by example.

Nominations Are Now Closed

Our nominations for this year’s Top 20 Under 40 are officially closed. We would like to thank everyone who took the time to nominate someone and we hope to have the winners ready for an announcement in the coming two weeks. 

If you are not selected this year, please, do not take it personally we are striving for representation across our region and various sectors that enrich the lives, economy and spirit of our amazing home. So, if by chance you were nominated and not selected among the Top 20, we very much encourage you to submit your name next year. 

All the best in 2022 and thank you for all that you do to make our home so amazing!

Phase 1

10 December
  • Nominations Open
  • Nominees Interviews Begin
  • Committee Begins to Review

Phase 2

7 January
  • Nominations Close
  • Reference Checks
  • Committee Develops Final List

Phase 3

14 January
  • Top 20 Unveiled on Bounce 104
  • Winners Are Contacted
  • Sales for Gala Open

Gala Dinner

TBD End of January
  • At Gowan Brae
  • Dependent on Covid Rules
  • Keynotes & Awards Delivered

Our Amazing Sponsors

You can not hope to pull an event like this off without some amazing sponsors. We are so happy to recognize our generous sponsors who not only support this event but many others that contribute directly to the well-being of our region and its emerging leaders.

We are still accepting sponsors until January 1st, if your business or organization is interested in becoming a sponsor, please click the button below to download a sponsorship package.






The nominee need only be between the ages of 20 and 40 and live or work in the Chaleur Region (Belledune to Atholville and all surrounding municipalities and LSDs).

Absolutely, having a goo sense of self worth is a huge plus. We do recommend coordinating with your references prior to submitting your nomination though.

Winners will receive a prize package and a personalized trophy at the Gala dinner. They will also receive a portrait of them receiving the award at the event and promotion as a recipient announced on Bounce 104.9. 

Being recognized as a leader in the region is in itself a big deal and we hope that whatever your ambitions in life this recognition will help you achieve them.

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