Nominate a Champion
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2014 Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) Champions of Mental Health Awards – Nomination Guidelines
What are the Champions of Mental Health Awards? The Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH) is pleased to invite nominations for its 2014 Champions of Mental Health Awards. The annual Champions awards brings together members of the CAMIMH network, political decision makers, business leaders, members of the national media, sponsors and other stakeholders to celebrate individuals and organizations whose outstanding contributions have advanced the mental health agenda in Canada.
Some or all of the following award categories may be awarded in a given year:
(Any youth who is 19 or younger as of May 1st, 2014 who has shown leadership in his or her community in promoting mental health and or mental illness awareness.)
(Any media personality or outlet who has contributed to public awareness of mental health or mental illness awareness.)
- Workplace Mental Health
(Any employer or employee who has contributed to creating a mentally healthy workplace for staff.)
- Community Organization
(Any organization that has provided great public service to community members experiencing mental illness.)
- Community Individual
(Any person, who through personal commitment has increased awareness about mental illness or reduced stigma in his or her community.)
(Any provincial or federal Parliamentarian who has advanced the mental health agenda in Canada.)
How to nominate a Champion for 2014? The deadline to nominate a Champion of Mental Health has now passed. Thank you to all those who submitted nominations.
Champions will participate in CAMIMH’s Champion’s Gala, held this year in Ottawa on May 5th at the Château Laurier. Awards will be conferred at this event, attended by CAMIMH’s network, politicians, business leaders, sponsors and other stakeholders.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Kalene DeBaeremaeker at 613-233-8906 or at Champions@miaw.ca.