Process and Key Dates


To nominate a candidate for the Catalyst Canada Honours, you must submit a completed nomination form to Catalyst Canada, providing the nominee’s contact information and a 750-word recommendation describing the nominee’s diversity championship—how she or he has furthered the advancement of women and diverse individuals in Canadian business.

Nominees will be submit a supplementary questionnaire, providing an opportunity for them to describe their efforts in more depth. Using this information, the Catalyst Canada Honours Evaluation Committee selects a slate of finalists. We interview each of the finalists, as well as one of their references. All nominees and references must be available for an interview between March 10 and April 11, 2014.

Key Dates

  • Evaluation phase:

    • Nomination Form and Supplementary Questionnaire deadline: January 24, 2014

    • Interviews with finalists and references: March 10 – April 11, 2014

  • Champions selected and announced: June 2014

  • The Catalyst Canada Honours conference and dinner: Fall 2014, in Toronto

For more information about the Catalyst Canada Honours, please contact [email protected].