Awards 2018

Recognizing our Members for Leadership and Excellence

The leadership and expertise of CSA Group’s committee members are critical to helping us create a better, safer, and more sustainable world. Each year, we honor members whose contributions and commitment are especially noteworthy by presenting the John Jenkins Award and the Award of Merit. Past winners hold these awards in high regard since they are nominated by their fellow members and peers.

2018 Award Nominations now Open

Do you know an exceptional CSA committee member? Nominate them for a CSA Award of Merit or the John Jenkins Award! Nominations will be accepted until January 16th, 2018.

 

John Jenkins Award

The John Jenkins Award is the most prestigious honor awarded by CSA Group. Each year, we bestow this award on an individual in recognition of their distinguished service in the development, advancement, and application of voluntary standards.

Who is Eligible?

Nomination is open to individuals who:

  • have received an Award of Merit or a Personal Award of Distinction
  • showed leadership in various areas through personal involvement over the years, in the development, advancement, and application of voluntary standards
  • encouraged the development and advancement of national and international standards
  • through foresight and action, helped to substantially advance the role and impact that CSA standards have in creating a better, safer, more sustainable world where standards work for business and people
  • demonstrated a focus on building CSA Group’s culture of collaboration and continuous improvement
  • support initiatives that enhance responsiveness to stakeholder needs, including meeting established timelines

Note:  CSA Group employees and members of the CSA Group Board of Directors are not eligible for the John Jenkins Award. A nomination for the John Jenkins award must be supported by three voting members of CSA Group.

Download a list of past John Jenkins Award winners (PDF)

 

Award of Merit

The Award of Merit is bestowed by CSA Group upon individual members for outstanding contributions and leadership in the development and advancement of voluntary standards.

Who Is Eligible?

All present or past CSA Group voting members, as well as former CSA Group employees who:

  • showed leadership in technical, administrative, or special committee activities
  • conducted activities which have been of special benefit to the work of CSA Group, such as published papers or presentations at meetings or conferences
  • advanced the prestige or interest of CSA Group
  • demonstrated a focus on building CSA’s culture of collaboration and continuous improvement
  • support initiatives that enhance responsiveness to stakeholder needs, including meeting established timelines

Note:  Members of the CSA Group Board of Directors are not eligible for an Award of Merit.

Download a list of past Award of Merit winners (PDF)

 

How to Submit a Nomination

Nominations for the 2018 John Jenkins Awards and the CSA Award of Merit can be completed through our online nomination form. 

John Jenkins Online Nomination Form

CSA Award of Merit Online Nomination Form

Alternatively, you can fill out this nomination form (John Jenkins Award | Award of Merit) and email it to awards@csagroup.org.

Contact us
If you have any questions about CSA Group’s Awards, please contact us:

Tel: 416 747 4316
Email: awards@csagroup.org