About the Award

The TALL Executive Committee would like to invite you to send in nominations for the first annual TALL Excellence Award. Nominations open on March 1 2022 and close on May 20, 2022.  The winner of the award will be announced at the TALL AGM.

A committee chaired by the Past-President and comprising the Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Membership Liaison will decide the winner of the TALL Excellence Award, which will go to a member in good standing who has demonstrated exemplary service towards furthering our profession, in the amount of $300.

The nominee must be a TALL member in good standing for at least one year. Nominations may come from any member of TALL. Please note that self-nominations are welcome.

Nominators must apply in writing, describing the service and how it has contributed to furthering our profession.

Examples of excellence include, but are not limited to, undergoing a transformational project, researching and publishing on an important topic, outreach to a community like another association or underrepresented populations, or advocating for our profession.

The events/service/examples cited in the nomination must have taken place between May 1, 2021 and April 30, 2022. 

Application Process & Deadline

Please submit one electronic application package containing the following items:

  • A written statement (maximum 2 pages)
    • Please state why you chose this nominee for this award. Include summary of accomplishments/strengths for the award.
    • Give a brief description of the impact that the nominee’s contributions have made.
    • Please add any other comments you would like to make in support of the nomination.

Questions and complete application packages can be sent to:

TALL Administrative Coordinator / coordinator@talltoronto.ca

Timelines

Start date for applications – March 1, 2022

Application deadline – May 20, 2022 (late or incomplete applications will not be accepted)

Results will be announced at the TALL AGM