President Leadership Award Nominations are now accepted

In 2018, the award will be presented to a choral conductor, accompanist or singer who has made a significant contribution to the choral art in his or her community.

Candidates must be nominated by a Choirs Ontario member choir or individual member. Each nomination must consist of a completed application form supported by two letters of recommendation and nominee’s biography / curriculum vitae of not more than three pages outlining the candidate’s contribution to the choral art. Complete the application form and send it along with supporting documentation to: President’s Leadership Award, Choirs Ontario, 626 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 2R1. Or, email to Application deadline is June 30, 2018. 

The Award is juried by a three person panel of Choirs Ontario past presidents who are appointed by the Choirs Ontario Board of Directors.

Nominees must be residents of Ontario who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and advanced the role of choral music in their community for a minimum of five years.  

The recipient receives a framed certificate and a Choirs Ontario honorary lifetime membership at a recognition ceremony to be held at the Ontario Youth Choir concert in Toronto, August 19, 2018 or drunig one of the recepient's concerts.