Nominate someone for an Ethics Award!

Nominate someone who has helped create healthy neighborhoods, workplaces, and/or schools in Brown County, Wisconsin.

How to Nominate Someone for an Ethics Award!

This is year 13 of the Ethics Awards presented by Foundations Health & Wholeness! And that means it’s time for some changes.


  • Stories of action
  • The people submitting the nomination (i.e., nominators) tell the story
  • Inspiring ethical action in others
  • Award recipients are surprised at our fall ethics luncheon


  • Exclusive process to find “the most ethical”
  • Labor-intensive process for nominees

Nomination period is open April 16-May 31, 2020.

Please read the Frequently Asked Questions HERE and take a few minutes to nominate someone for an ethics award!

There are 3 ways to submit a nomination:

  1. Complete the online form below. We’ll send you a confirmation email, OR
  2. Print, complete, and mail a handwritten nomination via the form HERE. Mailed nominations should be postmarked by the deadline, OR
  3. Submit a video or audio nomination. Video or audio nominations should contain all of the required information below, and should be emailed to Jenn Steffen, Communications Manager, at [email protected], by the deadline.

We know this is a new process and you may have questions about a potential nomination or some portion of the nomination form. Please reach out with any questions to Jenn Steffen at [email protected] or 920-437-8256 ext 123.

Fields with * are required.

Ethie Nomination

About You (The Nominator)

About the Person You are Nominating (The Nominee)

The ideal nomination focuses on a story, i.e., a specific problem or event in the community and how the nominee transformed this issue. We aren't looking for information about how amazing the nominee is as a human (they are!). We want to inspire action with their specific story.
Did the Nominee’s work/action described above either occur in Brown County, WI or have an impact in Brown County, WI? *
Did the nominee’s work/action described above (1) happened within the past 24 months or (2) was completed more than 24 months ago and continues to positively impact Brown County? *
Where the nominee's work/action had an impact (choose all that apply):

References, i.e., Story Supporters

We ask that you provide at least one reference to support the story you told above. That's someone else with knowledge or information about the impactful thing that the nominee did to inspire this nomination. There's space to provide additional references if you wish.