List of Business Awards in Canada

This is the world’s best list of Business Awards in Canada. It includes all the most credible Canadian business awards, from Canadian Banking Awards to Canadian HR Awards. Here you can find information to help you enter The Canadian Private Business Growth Awards, The Canada Awards for Excellence, Canada’s Outstanding CEO of the Year, Canadian Marketing Awards, CAMP Marketing Awards, Canadian Business Leader Awards, Canada’s Safest Employers, Insurance Business Awards Canada, The CMA Awards, and Canada’s Spotlight Awards amongst many others.

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Award nameIndustryRegionDeadline DateAwarding Date
Printed Circuit Design & Fab NPI AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNorth America11th Dec29th Jan
Recognizing Excellence in PediatricsHealth & Social CareCanada15th Dec~22nd Jun
Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards CanadaIT & TelecommunicationsCanada31st Dec1st Nov
Vaughan Chamber of Commerce Business AwardsBusinessCanada4th Jan2nd May
PEAK Awards for Women in Finance Financial ServicesCanada11th Jan15th May
Halo Awards Corporate Social ResponsibilityNorth America~12th Jan~24th May
The IJGlobal Americas AwardsFinancial ServicesNorth America~17th Jan~15th Mar
National Magazine Awards Journalism Publishing & MediaCanada18th Jan~10th Jun
Emerge Media AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~21st Jan~22nd Mar
SABRE Awards North America Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America28th Jan~1st May
HRO Today CHRO of the Year Awards HR & TrainingNorth America~31st Jan6th May
SQM Contact Center Industry Awards Customer ContactNorth America~31st Jan7th May
Digital Publishing AwardsJournalism Publishing & MediaCanada31st Jan~3rd May
National Magazine Awards B2BJournalism Publishing & MediaCanada1st Feb~10th Jun
Canadian Business Leader AwardBusiness LeadersCanada~7th Feb~23rd Mar
The AICE Awards (for the Postproduction Industry) Journalism Publishing & MediaNorth America~9th Feb~14th May
North American Excellence Awards (PR) Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~9th Feb~25th May
Strategy Marketing AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~9th Feb~31st May
Ceramics of Italy Tile CompetitionConstruction & ArchitectureNorth America~15th Feb~4th Apr
Lean Teaching AwardConstruction & ArchitectureNorth America~15th Feb~19th May
CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in JournalismJournalism Publishing & MediaCanada~16th Feb~14th Jun
The ISRI Design for Recycling (DFR) AwardDesign & InnovationNorth America~23rd Feb~14th Apr
Loyalty 360 Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~23rd Feb~3rd May
The CPRS National Award of ExcellenceMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~26th Feb~29th May
Women in Sales Awards (North America) Business LeadersNorth America~28th Feb~28th Jun
Canadian Health Informatics Awards CHIAHealth & Social CareCanada~9th Mar29th May
Canada's Top Small & Medium EmployersBusinessCanada~13th Mar~13th Apr
Western Canada Marketing & PR Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~15th Mar~6th Apr
Ministers Award for Municipal ExcellencePublic SectorCanada~31st Mar~1st Nov
PROMO! AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~31st Mar~22nd Sep
The Plutus Awards (Personal Finance Blogging) Financial ServicesNorth America~31st Mar~29th Sep
Structured Products Americas AwardsFinancial ServicesNorth America~5th Apr~25th May
Employee Engagement Awards North America HR & TrainingNorth America~13th Apr~7th Jun
Eco Impact AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityCanada~13th Apr7th Nov
Awards for Communication Excellence (ACE)IT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~17th Apr~18th Jul
Medical Marketing & Media MM&M AwardsHealth & Social CareNorth America~18th Apr~19th Oct
The PubWest Book Design Awards Journalism Publishing & MediaNorth America~20th Apr~1st May
North American Digital Media AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~20th Apr~26th Jun
World Travel Awards North AmericaTravel & TourismNorth America~30th Apr~17th Sep
Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses BusinessCanada~30th Apr~3rd Oct
Zweigwhite Hot Firm List Construction & ArchitectureNorth America~1st May~22nd Sep
Strategy Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~11th May~2nd Nov
Canadian Online Publishing AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~14th May14th Nov
The RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur AwardsBusiness LeadersCanada~18th May21st Nov
Event Marketer Fab 50 Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~24th May~1st Jul
Canada's Safest EmployersHR & TrainingCanada24th May19th Oct
Startup Canada Awards BusinessCanada~25th May18th Oct
The Etsy Awards CanadaRetail & Consumer GoodsCanada~28th May~1st Sep
Canada Post E-commerce Innovation AwardsRetail & Consumer GoodsCanada~30th May~20th Sep
Canada Awards for Excellence BusinessCanada~31st May6th Nov
Growth 500: Canada's Fastest-Growing CompaniesBusinessCanada31st May~13th Sep
Transform Awards North America Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~1st Jun~1st Sep
Canadian HR Awards HR & TrainingCanada~10th Jun~20th Sep
National HR AwardsHR & TrainingCanada~15th Jun~27th Sep
EECOM’s Awards of Excellence in Environmental Education and CommunicationEducationCanada~15th Jun21st Oct
Women of Inspiration Business LeadersCanada~15th Jun~25th Sep
Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Awards IT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~29th Jun~13th Nov
Excellence in Welding Awards Construction & ArchitectureNorth America~30th Jun6th Nov
International Property Awards (Canada)Construction & ArchitectureCanada~2nd Jul~12th Dec
Adweek Brand GeniusMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~2nd Jul18th Oct
Canadian Private Business Growth AwardBusinessCanada~12th Jul28th Nov
CMA Awards (Canadian Marketing Association)Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~17th Jul23rd Nov
CAMP Marketing Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~19th Jul~9th Nov
Media Innovation Awards (MIAs) Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~27th Jul~17th Nov
Best of Canada Sign Industry Awards BOCSIesDesign & InnovationCanada~27th Jul~21st Sep
CPA Canada’s Awards of Excellence in Corporate ReportingFinancial ServicesCanada~30th Jul~6th Dec
The Institute for Performance and Learning AwardsEducationCanada~31st Jul~6th Nov
HRO Today Services and Technology Association AwardsHR & TrainingNorth America~1st Aug~1st May
Ontario Business Achievement Awards BusinessCanada~3rd Aug21st Nov
Energy Storage North America Innovation Awards Energy & UtilitiesNorth America~10th Aug7th Nov
Insurance Business Awards CanadaFinancial ServicesCanada~12th Aug29th Nov
Canada's Spotlight Awards IT & TelecommunicationsCanada~14th Aug~14th Sep
Adweek Hot ListMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~15th Aug15th Oct
Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) Clear Choice Awards Products & ManufacturingNorth America~17th Aug~9th Oct
Employer Brand Management Awards North America HR & TrainingNorth America~28th Aug~1st Oct
The Timmy AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~31st Aug23rd Oct
Surrey Business Excellence Awards (Canada) BusinessCanada~12th Sep6th Nov
CSPN Women in Leadership AwardsBusiness LeadersCanada~14th Sep17th Oct
Windsor-Essex Chamber Business Excellence Awards BusinessCanada~17th Sep24th Apr
Canadian Architect Awards of ExcellenceConstruction & ArchitectureCanada~20th Sep~29th Nov
Best Ottawa Business Awards BusinessCanada~28th Sep30th Nov
City of Thunder Bay Clean, Green & Beautiful AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityCanada~30th Sep~25th Apr
FBR50 Franchisee Satisfaction AwardsBusinessNorth America~30th Sep24th Feb
Georgie AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureCanada~1st Oct~10th Mar
Innovation SABRE Awards North AmericaMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America15th Oct~2nd Feb
Canadian Fintech & AI Awards Financial ServicesCanada15th Oct26th Nov
Canada's Best Managed Companies BusinessCanada19th Oct16th Apr
The Alberta Business Awards of DistinctionBusinessCanada31st Oct1st Mar
Canada's Outstanding CEO of the YearBusiness LeadersCanada2nd Nov6th Feb
London Business Achievement Awards BusinessCanada2nd Nov20th Mar
Canadian Construction Association AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureCanada16th Nov~14th Mar
Wood Design Awards of BCConstruction & ArchitectureCanada23rd Nov4th Mar
Wood Design and Building Awards Construction & ArchitectureNorth America28th Nov~26th Oct
CMA Awards (Canadian Medical Association)Health & Social CareCanada30th Nov~20th Aug
Small Business BC Awards BusinessCanada30th Nov~23rd Feb
Open for Business Awards BusinessCanada30th Nov~23rd Feb
The Insurance Canada Technology Awards (The ICTAs)Financial ServicesCanada30th Nov26th Feb

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