Judge George Ferguson Award

This award, created in 1981 and named in honour of Former March of Dimes President Judge George Ferguson, is presented annually to a business, organization, or individual contributing in an outstanding way by enabling equality and full community participation for people with physical disabilities throughout Canada.

Download this award’s nomination form in Judge George Ferguson Award nomination form (PDF)English / Télécharger l'application pour le Prix du Juge George Ferguson - s'ouvre dans un nouveau navigateur (PDF)French​​

Eligibility Criteria

  • The nominee's work with and on behalf of people with disabilities, must have influenced changes in policies or services on a large scale.
  • The nominee's contribution must have had a major impact on society and elevated the well being of people with disabilities.
  • The nominee's contribution should be unique.

Past Award Winners

2016 - Access T.O. , Toronto, Ontario
2015 - British Columbia Aboriginal Network on Disability Society, Victoria, BC
2014 - Robin Easey Centre, Ottawa, Ontario
2013 - Doug G. Hauser, Calgary, Alberta
2012 - Izzy Camilleri, IZ Adaptive Clothing, Toronto, Ontario
2011 - Teena Tomlinson, Ottawa, Ontario
2010 - Art Elliott, Markham, Ontario​

Contact Us

For more information, please contact:
Awards Selection Committee
c/o Executive Assistant
March of Dimes Canada
10 Overlea Blvd.
Toronto, ON  M4H 1A4
Tel: 416-425-3463
Toll-free: 1-800-263-3463
Fax: 416-425-1802
E-mail: awardscommittee@marchofdimes.ca​​

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