Golley Slater, Wales’ largest, integrated full service marketing agency, is to be the sponsor of the Finalist Announcement Reception for the St David Awards 2017, held at the Wales Millennium Centre on 16 February.
There are nine St David Awards. Each award is given in a specific category of activity and achievement, decided upon by the First Minister of the Welsh Government and his advisers.
Innovation, Science &Technology Award
Young person Award
First Minister's Special Award Personally selected award
Awarded to those who have demonstrated remarkable courageous behaviour or character; doing what is right in difficult situations. This may entail simple fearlessness or physical bravery and involves acting in spite of possible harm to one's self.
Intended for people who have served the public good through unselfish actions. Those who have worked towards the improvement of their local or national community through economic participation, public action, volunteer work, and other such efforts to improve life for their fellow citizens.
For those in, or from Wales who have excelled in the arts and other forms of cultural achievement, expressed in any art form, language or medium. This can include, but is not limited to, those who may have succeeded in putting Wales on the world stage.
Awarded to those who have achieved remarkable success in business. This may include the creation of meaningful employment for oneself and others.
Innovation, Science & TechnologyAward
Intended for those who have developed techniques or solutions that meet new requirements and who have provided effective products, processes, services, technologies, or ideas that are available to society at large.
This award recognises any individual or group from Wales who have made an outstanding contribution internationally.
For an individual, team or group in Wales who have achieved or helped achieve excellence in the field of sport on a national level.
Young person Award
This award will be given to an exceptional and inspirational young person or group of up to 19 years of age in any field in Wales.
First Minister's Special Award
The personal gift of the First Minister - you cannot nominate for it directly. It could reflect collective as well as individual achievement. The recipient may be selected from one of the other award winners or may be selected independently of them.