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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Please note: the “~” symbol means that the date is based on the previous year’s awards programme or is an estimate based on the information available. We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy (we try our best!) so always visit the individual awards’ websites for the latest information.


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Award nameIndustryRegionDeadline DateAwarding Date
International Property Awards (Canada)Construction & ArchitectureCanada8th Jul~12th Dec
International Hotel Awards - CanadaHospitality Sport & LeisureCanada8th Jul~15th Oct
HRO Today Association AwardsHR & TrainingNorth America12th Jul12th Sep
Transform Awards North America Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America12th Jul~29th Oct
Energy Storage North America Innovation Awards Energy & UtilitiesNorth America23rd Jul7th Nov
Best of Canada Sign Industry Awards BOCSIesDesign & InnovationCanada26th Jul~21st Sep
Canada's Best Managed Companies BusinessCanada31st Jul31st Mar
Ontario Business Achievement Awards BusinessCanada~3rd Aug14th Nov
Insurance Business Awards CanadaFinancial ServicesCanada12th Aug28th Nov
The Timmy AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNorth America30th Aug3rd Oct
The Institute for Performance and Learning AwardsEducationCanada~31st Aug~6th Nov
Automotive News PACE AwardsTransport & LogisticsNorth America6th Sep11th Oct
Surrey Business Excellence Awards (Canada) BusinessCanada~12th Sep~6th Nov
Canadian Private Business Growth AwardBusinessCanada~12th Sep~28th Nov
National HR AwardsHR & TrainingCanada13th Sep19th Nov
Canada's Spotlight Awards IT & TelecommunicationsCanada~14th Sep~14th Sep
CSPN Women in Leadership AwardsBusiness LeadersCanada~14th Sep~17th Oct
Women in Finance Awards CanadaFinancial ServicesCanada~14th Sep20th Nov
Adweek Hot ListMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~15th Sep~15th Oct
Glass Packaging Institute (GPI) Clear Choice Awards Products & ManufacturingNorth America~17th Sep~9th Oct
Windsor-Essex Chamber Business Excellence Awards BusinessCanada~17th Sep~24th Apr
CAMP Marketing Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~19th Sep~9th Nov
Canadian Architect Awards of ExcellenceConstruction & ArchitectureCanada~20th Sep~29th Nov
Best Ottawa Business Awards BusinessCanada~28th Sep~30th Nov
City of Thunder Bay Clean, Green & Beautiful AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityCanada~30th Sep~25th Apr
FBR50 Franchisee Satisfaction AwardsBusinessNorth America~30th Sep~24th Feb
Georgie AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureCanada~1st Oct~10th Mar
Innovation SABRE Awards North AmericaMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~15th Oct~2nd Feb
Canadian Fintech & AI Awards Financial ServicesCanada~15th Oct~26th Nov
The Alberta Business Awards of DistinctionBusinessCanada~31st Oct~1st Mar
SQM Contact Center Industry Awards Customer ContactNorth America~31st Oct~7th May
Canada's Outstanding CEO of the YearBusiness LeadersCanada~2nd Nov~6th Feb
London Business Achievement Awards BusinessCanada~2nd Nov~20th Mar
Canadian Construction Association AwardsConstruction & ArchitectureCanada~16th Nov~14th Mar
Wood Design Awards of BCConstruction & ArchitectureCanada~23rd Nov~4th Mar
Wood Design and Building Awards Construction & ArchitectureNorth America~28th Nov~26th Oct
CMA Awards (Canadian Medical Association)Health & Social CareCanada~30th Nov~20th Aug
Small Business BC Awards BusinessCanada~30th Nov~23rd Feb
Open for Business Awards BusinessCanada~30th Nov~23rd Feb
The Insurance Canada Technology Awards (The ICTAs)Financial ServicesCanada~30th Nov~26th Feb
The IJGlobal Americas AwardsFinancial ServicesNorth America~7th Dec~14th Mar
Printed Circuit Design & Fab NPI AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~11th Dec~29th Jan
Recognizing Excellence in PediatricsHealth & Social CareCanada~15th Dec~22nd Jun
World Travel Awards North AmericaTravel & TourismNorth America~16th Dec~28th Jan
Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Awards CanadaIT & TelecommunicationsCanada~31st Dec~1st Nov
Vaughan Chamber of Commerce Business AwardsBusinessCanada~4th Jan~2nd May
PEAK Awards for Women in Finance Financial ServicesCanada~11th Jan~15th May
National Magazine Awards Journalism Publishing & MediaCanada~18th Jan~10th Jun
Halo Awards Corporate Social ResponsibilityNorth America~25th Jan30th May
SABRE Awards North America Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~28th Jan~1st May
HRO Today CHRO of the Year Awards HR & TrainingNorth America~31st Jan~6th May
Digital Publishing AwardsJournalism Publishing & MediaCanada~31st Jan~3rd May
Emerge Media AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~31st Jan~4th Apr
Ceramics of Italy Tile CompetitionConstruction & ArchitectureNorth America~1st Feb~4th Apr
The ISRI Design for Recycling (DFR) AwardDesign & InnovationNorth America~1st Feb~8th Apr
National Magazine Awards B2BJournalism Publishing & MediaCanada~1st Feb~10th Jun
Loyalty 360 Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~1st Feb20th May
Strategy Marketing AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~8th Feb13th Jun
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
EECOM’s Awards of Excellence in Environmental Education and CommunicationEducationCanada~11th Feb~10th May
IISE Lean Teaching AwardConstruction & ArchitectureNorth America~16th Feb21st May
CJF Jackman Award for Excellence in JournalismJournalism Publishing & MediaCanada~22nd Feb13th Jun
The CPRS National Award of ExcellenceMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~25th Feb~29th May
North American Customer Centricity AwardsCustomer ContactNorth America26th Feb23rd Jun
Women in Sales Awards (North America) Business LeadersNorth America~28th Feb20th Jun
AHEAD Awards AmericasHospitality Sport & LeisureNorth America~28th Feb18th Jun
Canadian Business Leader AwardBusiness LeadersCanada~7th Mar~3rd Apr
Canada's Top Small & Medium EmployersBusinessCanada~13th Mar~13th Apr
Western Canada Marketing & PR Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~15th Mar~6th Apr
Canadian Health Informatics Awards CHIAHealth & Social CareCanada~22nd Mar29th May
Ministers Award for Municipal ExcellencePublic SectorCanada~29th Mar~1st Nov
PROMO! AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~31st Mar~22nd Sep
Structured Products Americas AwardsFinancial ServicesNorth America~5th Apr~25th May
Medical Marketing & Media MM&M AwardsHealth & Social CareNorth America~10th Apr10th Oct
TradingTech Insight Awards North AmericaFinancial ServicesNorth America~10th Apr11th Jun
Eco Impact AwardsCorporate Social ResponsibilityCanada~13th Apr~7th Nov
Awards for Communication Excellence (ACE)IT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~15th Apr~18th Jul
The PubWest Book Design Awards Journalism Publishing & MediaNorth America~19th Apr~1st May
North American Digital Media AwardsIT & TelecommunicationsNorth America~19th Apr24th Jun
Startup Canada Awards BusinessCanada~25th Apr17th Jun
Employee Engagement Awards North America HR & TrainingNorth America~26th Apr20th Jun
Strategy Awards Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~3rd May24th Sep
Canadian Online Publishing AwardsMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada~13th May~14th Nov
Zweigwhite Hot Firm List Construction & ArchitectureNorth America~15th May2nd Oct
The RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur AwardsBusiness LeadersCanada17th May20th Nov
Event Marketer Fab 50 Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America~24th May~1st Jul
Canada's Safest EmployersHR & TrainingCanada24th May22nd Oct
Insurance Nexus AwardsFinancial ServicesNorth America24th May12th Sep
Canadian HR Awards HR & TrainingCanada27th May12th Sep
Media Innovation Awards (MIAs) Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada31st May~17th Nov
Canadian Business Excellence Awards for Private Businesses BusinessCanada31st May19th Sep
Canada Awards for Excellence BusinessCanada~31st May~6th Nov
Growth 500: Canada's Fastest-Growing CompaniesBusinessCanada31st May~13th Sep
Canada Post E-commerce Innovation AwardsRetail & Consumer GoodsCanada31st May19th Sep
The Plutus Awards (Personal Finance Blogging) Financial ServicesNorth America4th Jun6th Sep
Adweek Brand GeniusMarketing PR Events & AdvertisingNorth America10th Jun3rd Nov
CMA Awards (Canadian Marketing Association)Marketing PR Events & AdvertisingCanada14th Jun22nd Nov
Women of Inspiration Business LeadersCanada15th Jun3rd Oct
Lloyds List Americas AwardsTransport & LogisticsNorth America20th Jun25th Sep
Tempest eSports Awards IT & TelecommunicationsNorth America20th Jun10th Sep
Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Awards IT & TelecommunicationsNorth America28th Jun7th Nov
Excellence in Welding Awards Construction & ArchitectureNorth America30th Jun11th Nov
CPA Canada’s Awards of Excellence in Corporate ReportingFinancial ServicesCanada~30th Jun~6th Dec

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