Do you know members of your community who are helping to conserve Ontario’s heritage?

The Ontario Heritage Trust offers two programs for which you can nominate individuals and groups:

These programs recognize outstanding contributions made by groups or individuals to identify, preserve, protect and promote Ontario’s heritage. The awards criteria incorporate a broad range of heritage interests and activities including:

  • intangible cultural heritage
  • sustainability
  • biodiversity
  • cultural and natural heritage

Important dates

  • Summer – the Trust welcomes program enquiries
  • October 15 – all nomination forms and supporting materials are due
  • Fall – award recipients are selected
  • Winter – award recipients are notified
  • February – media announcement of award recipients, and awards presentation
  • Spring – nominations open for the next year