• 2021 Northwestern Excellence Award - Camp Program


     2021 Excellence in Camp Programming


    Northwestern Mutual has generously created the COCA-I Northwestern Excellence in Camp Programming to acknowledge excellence in camp programs during 2021. This award recognizes those programs delivering meaningful experiences for children who are affected by childhood cancers. 

    We want to recognize the challenges COCA-I camps faced due to COVID-19, and celebrate their outstanding efforts to deliver novel and creative camp experiences - whether it is

    • In-person
    • Virtual 
    • In-hospital
    • Day camp experiences
    • Camp in a Box

    Submit videos, brochures, general descriptions and photos. Be creative and tell your most compelling story.

    The top three submissions will be recognized and receive cash awards.

    • 1st place: $ 2,500 USD
    • 2nd place: $ 1,500 USD
    • 3rd place: $ 1,000 USD

    Don't miss this chance to have your camp recognized for all the outstanding efforts.

    Don't Miss these Key Dates:

    • December 17th, 2021 - Submissions Open
    • January 5th, 2022 - Submissions Close
    • January 12th, 2022 - Recipients Announced


    There are two options to submit your for your Excellence in Camp Programming entry:

    PHOTO SUBMISSION - up to 30 photos with documents, attachments etc.




    VIDEO SUBMISSION - submit a video along with photos, documents etc. A video is required to complete this submission


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  • NW Award Recipients