This award is given to a person who is in a full- or part-time position paid dedicated to diversity and inclusion or human rights and equity. They are a subject matter expert in D&I and are responsible for crafting their organization’s D&I strategy, as well as executing on initiatives.

Nominee criteria

  • A nominee must work in diversity and inclusion or human rights and equity either full- or part-time, within an organization.
  • Responsibility for diversity and inclusion or human rights and equity must be part of their paid responsibilities.
  • A nominee must have the success of diversity and inclusion or human rights and equity initiatives as part of the nominee’s annual performance goals.
  • A nominee must have been active in their role as of the close of nominations.

Timeline 

  • February 25, 2019: Nominations open *
  • May 3, 2019: Nominations close ** 
  • May 3 – 31, 2019: Nomination review by judges
  • May 31 June 7, 2019: Winners notified

*   Nominations open at 8:00 a.m. ET
**  Nominations close at 4:00 p.m. ET

Should you have any questions regarding the Awards of Success, please contact us at communications@ccdi.ca.

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