2015 Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism
Nominations are now being accepted for the 2015 Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism. The Award recognizes outstanding contributions to multiculturalism and the integration of newcomers. Each award recipient earns a certificate of honour and the opportunity to direct a $10,000 grant to an eligible, registered, not-for-profit Canadian organization or association of their choice.
Nominations will be accepted until March 31, 2015
he Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism commemorates the late Senator Yuzyk’s pioneering legacy in establishing multiculturalism as one of the fundamental characteristics of Canadian heritage and identity.
The award recognizes individuals, groups of individuals and organizations in communities across Canada who have made exceptional contributions to multiculturalism and the integration of newcomers.
Beginning in 2015, three awards will be given annually – one in each of the following categories:
Lifetime Achievement or Outstanding Achievement