Nomination Process 2024

  1. An individual nominated for an Award must be a member of an organization and that organization must be a member in good standing with UCC–OPC. 
  2. The prepared package must be forwarded to the nominating organization or if the organization is a direct member of UCC-OPC then they forward it directly.
  3. The UCC – OPC member organization is required to provide an excerpt from their Board Meeting Minutes endorsing the nomination. This information is requested on the application form. 

4. Upon approving the nomination, the nominator is to send the complete application package to the UCC – OPC. Email: trilliumaward@uccon.ca

5. Once the application package is received by the UCC – OPC, the nominating Member Organization and the nominee will receive an electronic acknowledgement of receipt of the application.

6. It is the responsibility of the Nominating organization to inform the Nominee they have been nominated. The Nominating organization, is encouraged to provide event tickets and host their Award recipients if they are selected.

The UCC – OPC will only accept nominations from its Member Organizations.  Any nominations coming directly from other individual organizations will not be accepted.

Confidentiality

All information provided to UCC-OPC is confidential and exclusively for the use of the Trillium Awards process.

Please take a moment to consider members of the community, who have demonstrated excellence through their  achievements that have benefited the Ukrainian-Canadian community and complete the attached form.   

To complete the Nomination Form 

Please click on the button below to fill in the Nomination Form.

Inquiries regarding the Award can be directed to the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Ontario Provincial Council via email at trilliumaward@uccon.ca

 


FAQ about the Award

What is a UCC – OPC Member Organization?

A member in good standing with the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Ontario Provincial Council.

How do I nominate someone?

By submitting a completed nomination form to the organization that is a member in good standing  with UCC–OPC, with all the required documentation.

How are recipients chosen?  

The UCC – OPC will make a final decision based on recommendations from the Selection Committee.

Who serves on the Selection Committee? 

Members of the Committee are appointed by the UCC – OPC Board of Directors and may include former Award recipients and community leaders. 

Who serves on the Awards Committee? 

The Chair of the Awards Committee is appointed by the UCC – OPC Executive Committee. The Awards  Committee will remain in effect until a new Awards Committee is elected or appointed. 

What do recipients of the Award receive? 

Recipients will receive a Medal and a lapel pin during the Awards Ceremony.

How to complete the Nomination Form?

Please fill in the application form and share it with your organization, which is a Member Organization of UCC – OPC for endorsement.  The Member Organization is to send the application package to the UCC – OPC.

How can I contact the Award Committee? 

Inquiries regarding the Award can be directed to the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Ontario Provincial Council via email at trilliumaward@uccon.ca