Osborn Barr Paramore is accepting nominations for the 4th Annual Rural Spirit Awards, with nominations due Oct. 11.

Available in three categories, the Rural Spirit Awards will honor awardees who promote their community’s growth and economic development, and will give $2,000 to the winners to donate to the non-profit of their choosing.

The three categories are: Community Service Award, for service in the community; Next Gen Award, awarded to someone 21 or under who brought innovation and leadership to their community; and the Rural Advocacy Award, for promoting economic growth in their community.

The winners of the Rural Spirit Awards will be announced Oct. 21.

SOURCE: www.ruralspiritawards.com