Explanation/Eligibility for Each Category of Award
This award recognizes individuals, teams, or organizations that contribute to the work success of employees with autism or that demonstrate care and support for individuals with autism through the provision of innovative need-fulfilling products and services
This award recognizes individuals or teams of teachers, teaching assistants, and school administrators that go the extra mile to create a learning environment where children with autism could thrive, learn and develop at their highest potential.
Autism Service Champion(s)
This award recognizes individuals or teams of support workers, therapists, organization/program leaders (or other working members of an Autism Service Provider agencies, government department, or community) that provide outstanding service to their clients with autism.
This award recognizes individuals or teams that act as outstanding champions for the cause of autism either through their effective and significant advocacy efforts, voluntary work with the autism community, creation and/or leadership in events, projects, ventures, or activities that significantly benefited individuals with autism or their families, or leadership in other initiatives that significantly benefit individuals with autism. This category also acknowledges youth community champions.
Deadline for nominations is March 31, 2019.
The Presentation of Awards:
Autism Edmonton will be hosting the Autism Community Champion Awards presentation in conjunction with a guest speaker on Wednesday, April 24th at 6:30 pm. The event will be hosted in the Inclusion Alberta Boardroom – 11724 Kingsway Ave NW.