CanSPEP Awards Nominations and Past Recipients
CanSPEP Awards Program
The CanSPEP Awards program was created in 2006 and seeks to recognize members and industry contributors who have had a significant impact on the association. Based on merit as determined by a selection committee, and ratified by the Board of Directors, not all award categories are fulfilled annually.
Award recipients will be announced and celebrated at the 2024 CanSPEP Annual Conference in Victoria, BC, June 25-28, 2024.
Below describes the purpose of each award, and past winners.
Award CategoriesVolunteer of the Year Award
In appreciation of the value the Society places on volunteerism, this annual award recognizes a CanSPEP Member who has demonstrated his/her commitment to the organization with a notable contribution of skills, time and effort in the last 12 months.Industry Partner Award
Heidi Wilker Excellence in Mentorship AwardIn appreciation of the value the Society places on mentorship, this award recognizes a CanSPEP Member who has demonstrated his/her commitment to mentoring by guiding, supporting and promoting the training and career development of fellow Members and who has had a significant positive impact on their mentees’ careers.
As an association governed by volunteers, we place a very high value on the members who step forward to lend their skills, passion and the required time commitment to the leadership roles. This award recognizes a CanSPEP Member who has made substantial contributions to the Society over a prolonged period of time.
Awards Program - Previous Award Winners
Volunteer of the Year Award
Industry Partner Award
Heidi Wilker Excellence in Mentorship Award
Excellence in Leadership
Joy Fox Award for Innovation
CanSPEP President’s Award
Jeremy Tyrell Scholarship
CanSPEP Resilience Award