Nominate a Pioneer Today!
Nominations for Pioneers for Change 2015 awards are open!
We are excited to announce that nominations are now open for the 22nd annual Pioneers for Change Awards!
For over 20 years, the Pioneers for Change Awards have celebrated immigrants who have made positive social and economic impacts in Canada.
This year we will be selecting Honourees from the following categories -
Arts - Nominees in this category will be immigrants who have achieved success in the arts, or who have advocated for or created access to the arts.
Youth - Nominees in this category are individuals or groups working to ensure immigrant youth have the tools and the confidence they need to become the great leaders or tomorrow or may be a youth/ group of youth that have achieved great things at a young
Innovation – Nominees in this category include any immigrant who has championed innovation in some way - whether it be within their community, workplace etc.
Outstanding Entrepreneur – Nominees in this category include immigrants who have brought their passion and talents to Canada and created their own businesses to fuel our economy and provide needed goods and services.
Women in Leadership – Nominees in this category include women taking an active role in their workplace, their community and/or personal lives, and in doing so supporting others in achieving their goals.
Community Engagement - Nominees in this category are immigrants working to give voice to all Canadians and to help newcomers fully participate and engage with their new communities.
This year's awards will take place on June 11th 2015 at St. James Cathedral Centre, 65 Church Street, Toronto, Ontario