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A recognition of champion of a Healthy Lifestyle


The H&L Exemplar Awards aim to raise public awareness of the essential role of a healthy lifestyle and health-promoting behaviors in the maintenance of good health for the entire population, both in the primary and secondary prevention of common medical ailments prevalent in the country.

Conferring Body

The H&L Exemplar Award is an honor conferred by the Medical Advisory Board of H&L magazine. The Board is composed of highly esteemed leaders in various fields of Medicine, noted for their accomplishments in the academe, research and clinical practice.

Award Criterion

The awards are given to individuals (not necessarily healthcare professionals), organizations and institutions that have successfully carried out programs promoting various aspects of a healthy lifestyle, or whose accomplishments have played a significant role in instituting health-promoting behaviors among Filipinos.

Award Categories

• Academe
• Private Practice of Profession
• Government Service
• Business
• Mass media
• Organizations
• Institutions

Eligibility for Nomination

Eligible for nomination are Filipinos or Philippine-based non-citizens, and Philippine-based organizations, both governmental and non-governmental, as well as other private/governmental institutions and establishments fulfilling in an exemplary manner the Award Criterion.

Nominations from an individual or a self-nomination will not be accepted.

At the close of nominations, all entries are preliminarily assessed by a Screening Committee for guideline compliance and confirmation of submitted data. The nominations are then endorsed to a Board of Judges consisting of members of the H&L Medical Advisory Board and other distinguished personalities the H&L Medical Advisory Board may decide to invite. The individual members of the Board of Judges will be introduced during the awarding ceremonies. The decision of the Board of Judges shall be final.

Nomination Requirements

All nominators must submit 5 sets of hard or soft copy of the following:

a.Filled-out nomination form (the digital copy of the form can be downloaded from the H&L Facebook page: or H&L Website:
b.Photo of nominee, or logo of the organization ( 2” x 2” color photo in jpg, 300 dpi)
c.Write-up of not more than five (5) pages long, in 12 point Times Roman font, single spaced text, on 8.5” by 11” paper with a half-inch margin all around.
d.Supporting materials of nominee’s accomplishments consisting of fully captioned clear photocopied materials, scanned photos, or other digital files viewable on Windows or Macintosh equipment and or software. URL or IP address of web sites, if any, should be given. A CD-ROM integrating all supporting materials must also be provided.

•Hard copies (5 sets) must be placed inside a long-brown envelope and submitted to the H&L Office at 5/F Narra Building, 2276 Pasong Tamo Extn., Makati City.

For inquiries, you may call the H&L office at 892-0723 loc.119/102 and look for Ms. Ma. Regina G. Gutierrez.

The accuracy of scores and integrity of the judging process will be certified by an independent committee designated for this purpose.

The awardees will be notified through official letters from the H&L Medical Advisory Board. They must be physically present to receive their award during the Awarding Ceremonies on March 11, 2015 at One Esplanade, Pasay City.

Download the nomination form at and send it back through email or mail it to our office.