The nominee must be:

  • Residing and volunteering in Canada
  • Not have received payment for their volunteer work
  • Be active beyond simple membership in an organization
  • Nominee must have volunteered with one organization for at least two consecutive years.

Required information

In your nomination, you will need to provide:

  • The nominee’s first name, last name, email address and phone number.
  • The nominator’s first name, last name, email address and phone number.
  • A detailed description of the nominee’s achievements. 

Guidelines to follow:

You can complete the nomination by using this guideline to help you select the appropriate award category for your nominee.

  1. Nominate a volunteer
  2. Determine the proper award category before submitting a nomination
  3. Confirm that the nominee is eligible
  4. Get the nominee’s consent
  5. Submit your nomination online
  6. Explain how the nominee meets each of these 6 criteria.

The 6 criteria used to assess nominations are:

  • Role
  • Impact
  • Reach
  • Engagement
  • Challenges and
  • Inspiration

Explain why your nominee deserves the award by following the instructions and answering the questions listed under each of the 6 nomination criteria below.