The Order of Ottawa

The Order of Ottawa celebrates outstanding citizens. This prestigious civic award recognizes exceptional citizen contributions in the many areas of city life including arts and culture, business, philanthropy, health care, education, public service, labour, communications and media, science, sports, entertainment or other fields of endeavour that benefit the citizens of Ottawa. Once again this year, His Worship Jim Watson will award up to 15 individuals with the Order of Ottawa and one individual with the Brian Kilrea Award for Excellence in Coaching. Deadline for nominations is Friday, September 7, 2018.

Nomination Process

Nominations for the Order of Ottawa or the Brian Kilrea Award for Excellence in Coaching can be completed online or by completing a nomination form, available at your local community centre, public library or any Client Service Centre.

You can also download and print a copy of the nomination.