The National Awards Program boasts 16 awards honouring leaders in healthcare, including senior executives, emerging leaders, administrative and operational teams, nurses, students and more.
The nominations for the awards listed below are to be completed in two sections: Section A and Section B. Information on award eligibility can be found on the award’s page and in the award’s Section B nomination template.
This section is to be submitted via the Online Nomination Form for individual awards. The form comprises of general contact information and a 250-word summary. The summary should touch on the eligibility criteria and illustrate why you feel that the candidate should win this award. The summaries will be reviewed by the selection committee and a short list of top contenders will be formed.
The deadline to complete Section A was November 30, 2023.
Those on the shortlist will be asked to complete section B of the nomination. See the table below for the Section B nomination template of each individual award.
The deadline to complete Section B is February 1, 2024.
|Award Information||Section A||Section B|
|Celebrating the Human Spirit Award||Nominations for this award are closed.||Download the nomination template.|
|Mentorship Award||Nominations for this award are closed.||Download the nomination template.|
|Nursing Leadership Award||Nominations for this award are closed.||Download the nomination template.|
|Robert Zed Young Health Leader Award||Nominations for this award are closed.||Download the nomination template.|
Team and Organization Awards
The nomination for the awards listed below is to be submitted online using the College’s Team and Organization Awards Form. Before filling out the nomination form please ensure you have completed the nomination template.
The completed nomination package includes:
- Nominee and nominator contact information
- A 250-word summary of the nominee’s achievements, as they relate to the award criteria
- The completed nomination template with supporting documents (if applicable)
Information on award eligibility and criteria can be found in the award’s nomination template.
The deadline to submit a nomination for a team and organization award is February 1, 2024.
Additional College Awards
|Award Information||Nomination Process|
|Chapter Award for Distinguished Service||Please complete the Chapter Award Nomination Template and send your nomination to your chapter executives by February 1. Download the nomination template.|
|CCHL Distinguished Leadership Award *Updated for 2024*||Nominations will be accepted exclusively from the College’s past chairs of the Board of Directors; current Board of Directors; College Fellows; Lifelong members; Chapter Chairs and past recipients of the CCHL Distinguished Leadership Award, the College Award for Distinguished Service and the College Honourary Life Membership Award. Complete and send your nomination form by February 1. Download the nomination template. Online Nomination Form|
|HMF Article of the Year Award||The recipient will be selected by a committee comprising of Editorial Board members, peer reviewers, and active College members|
|President’s Award for Outstanding Corporate Membership||The recipient will be selected by a committee appointed by the President.|
|Robert Wood Johnson Awards||Please contact the program director at any of the six participating universities.|