President’s Award

Awarded annually to a registered Special Olympics Ontario (SOO) volunteer who, over an extended period of time, has directly contributed to the development and enhancement of Special Olympics Ontario programs in a meaningful way and exemplifies the spirit, philosophy and goals of SOO. 

Award Criteria:

  • The nominee has made a significant lifetime contribution to the Movement. Service clubs or corporations are not eligible.
  • The nominee is well known and highly regarded within their Special Olympics Chapter and/or across Canada.
  • The nominee has illustrated strong leadership in their Special Olympics Chapter and/or throughout Canada and has made an outstanding contribution in one or more of the following areas: sport development, marketing/fundraising, administration, major games, other.
  • The nominee is dedicated to the Special Olympics movement and displays characteristics of integrity and exemplary personal conduct

Please complete this form by April 30, 2024. Please note that any submissions received after this date will not be considered.
Please use a separate form for each nominee. There is no limit to the number of volunteers you may nominate.

Please note that nominations cannot be submitted by a family member.

President's Award

  • Please enter a number from 0 to 99999999.
    SOO Registration Number. For assistance, please contact
  • Please enter a number from 0 to 99.
    Number of years volunteer has been with SOO. For assistance, please contact
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