Governor General’s Award nominations sought
On April 18, the Status of Women in Canada put out the call for nominations for the 34th annual Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case.
These awards recognize five individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the goal of equality for girls and women in Canada. Two of these five will be from the youth category,
Canadians from every corner of the country and all walks of life are encouraged by the Status of Women Canada to put forward nominations. In the past, candidates have come from a variety of fields, including artists, volunteers and academics.
The deadline for nominations is June 14.
The nomination form can be found on the Status of Women Canada can be found at www.swccfc.gc.ca/dates/gg/index-eng.html.