The Patrick Conner Award was established to celebrate the life and work of Patrick Conner (1964–2012) a Toronto-based activist, actor, director and a champion of ethical food systems.
This award recognizes someone who, like Patrick, works to change the world through their practice. The award comes with a cash prize of $3,500.
This award recognizes a person who is passionate and dedicated to their practice, and who is at a defining stage in their life where the award would make a significant impact.
Nominate someone by doing the following:
• Send us the name of your nominee
• Maximum 500 word statement describing why you think this person should receive this award
• One additional support letter
• CV, resume or bio of the nominee (1 page maximum)
• Contact information for the nominator
Nominations will be accepted by email only (PDF preferred, Word Doc acceptable) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any questions may also be directed to this email.
Nominations will be accepted until June 30, 2017.
The nominator will be notified by July 31, 2017. The Recipient will be celebrated at The Theatre Centre in Toronto, on Monday September 18 at 7pm.
The 2017 Patrick Conner Award Committee is: Andrew Arnold, Franco Boni, Naomi Campbell, Michael Chipman, Derrick Chua, Allyson McMackon, Peter Mitchell, Sarah Garton Stanley (Chair).
Posted by: Patrick Conner Award Committee
For more information: http://www.patrickconneraward.com/