(This story, originally published on March 5, has been updated to reflect the new nomination deadline.)
Invest in Others says advisors and other financial professionals can apply online for awards to support their communities through April 17, giving them an extra two weeks to complete the nomination process. (The earlier deadline was April 3.)
Awards will be given in five categories: Catalyst, Community Service, Global Impact, Volunteer of the Year and Lifetime Achievement. Winners will be announced in mid-July.
Finalists receive $10,000 for their designated nonprofit, winners get $40,000, and the Lifetime Achievement Award winner is given $50,000.
Nominations must include the name of an advisor’s primary broker-dealer/custodian, FINRA and/or SEC number, as well as his or her associated charity.