Established and first awarded in 2010 the National Leadership Award is a centrepiece of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress’ honours system. It recognizes outstanding contribution, dedication to the Ukrainian Canadian community and service to Canada and Ukraine. The National Leadership Award recognizes people and organizations in all sectors of the Ukrainian Canadian community. Their contributions are varied, yet they have all enriched the lives of others and made a difference to our community.

Ukrainian Canadian Congress Leadership Award

The Leadership Award of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress provides the opportunity to recognize worthy individuals and organizations in their communities.  The UCC established the Leadership Award in August 2010. It shall be bestowed upon:

a) a worthy individual or organization that has made a significant national contribution to the development of the Ukrainian Canadian community; or

b) a Ukrainian Canadian that has demonstrated individual excellence on a national scale in the areas of arts, culture, athletics, media, politics, business, entertainment, education, academia, health sciences, community or religious development, social services, civil society and leadership.


To nominate someone for a Leadership Award click on the button below
Nomination Form - LEADERSHIP AWARD

We are not accepting applications at this moment. Applications will open closer to the Congress date, in 2025. 

If you experience difficulties filling out the online form, you can download a PDF copy here.

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