An individual nominated for a medal must be endorsed by two nominators or by a UCC member organization. In order to qualify as a Nominator for an individual nominee, the nominator must be a member of a UCC member organization in good standing.
A group or an organization, nominated for a medal must be endorsed by two UCC member organizations, in good standing. In order for organizations to qualify as a nominator, the organization must be a UCC member organization, in good standing and is required to provide:
– two-member’s signatures
– an excerpt of their organization minutes, approving the endorsement. This information is requested on the application form.
UCC Member organization – A member in good standing of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress National.
In addition, Nominees (both individual and organizational) will be required to provide the names of two references (as per the nomination form), who are able to corroborate the achievements of the nominee.
How Do I Nominate Someone? By submitting a completed nomination form, with all the required documentation to:
How Are Recipients Chosen?
Upon the recommendation of the Jury committee, the UCC OPC will make the final decision.
All nominations remain confidential.
Who Serves on the Awards Jury?
Members of the jury are appointed by the UCC Ontario Provincial Council Board of Directors. Jury members may include former Medal 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 committee will be in effect until a new committee is elected or appointed.
What Do Recipients of the Award Receive?
During the Awards ceremony, recipients will receive a Medal as well as a lapel pin.
To complete the Nomination Form
Please fill in the application form and complete as requested.
Once the nomination form is received by the UCC OPC, you will receive an acknowledgement of receipt of the application.
Please take a moment to consider members of our community, who have demonstrated excellence through their outstanding achievements that have benefited the Ukrainian Canadian community and complete the attached form.
Inquiries regarding the Award can be directed to the Ukrainian Canadian Congress Ontario Provincial Council via email at firstname.lastname@example.org