Nomination Form

Governor General Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case

(Confidential when completed/please print)

Note: Status of Women Canada keeps all nominations confidential. We ask that nominators and others involved respect this policy.

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Before you submit a nomination, please read the Guidelines for Nominators. These guidelines will provide all of the information you need to better understand the nomination process and complete your nomination. You may also refer to the check list for step-by-step instructions.

Please enclose the following material:

  • A statement of nomination (maximum of 250 words) describing why the individual would be deserving of this award

    Note: Your statement of nomination should highlight all the actions the candidate has taken to advance the goal of equality for women and girls in Canada. It should also detail the candidate's volunteer or paid work, the names of the organizations and/or communities involved and the responsibilities they had within these organizations.

  • Candidate's résumé or curriculum vitæ
  • Letters of support (minimum of two (2) and a maximum of four (4) single-page)

Please print and send your completed nomination package by mail, courier, e-mail or fax.

Mail (including Xpresspost):

Attention: Governor General's Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case
Status of Women Canada
P.O. Box 8097, Station T CSC
Ottawa, ON
K1G 3H6


Status of Women Canada
Attention: Governor General's Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case, 10th Floor
22 Eddy Street
Gatineau, QC
J8X 2V6

Fax: 819-420-6906

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