2017 NUFSICISUM Award.
The NUFSICISUM award is in honour of Canadian jazz legend, Phil Nimmons, Canada’s oldest working jazz music educator, who continues teaching music to young people.
A NUFSICISUM award is given to students who have made a special positive impact in their school music program. Winners will:
- be announced during the live Music Monday webcast (May 1st, 2017);
- be acknowledged on the Coalition website and through social media;
- receive a cash reward, along with a plaque.
- They will also be invited to a Coalition event to be recognized by community members and educators.
Congratulations to the six winners of the 2017’s NUFSICISUM awards:
- Chelsea Atkinson, (Springhill, NS)
- Cara Callahan, (Spaniard’s Bay, NL)
- Tom Davis, (Vancouver, BC)
- Sophie Hicks, (Dorchester, ON)
- Benjamin Hill, (Grimshaw, AB)
- Jessica Liu, (Montreal, QC)