Call for Nominations: 2020 Mentorship Award

The Academic Council is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the inaugural Mentorship Award. Do you know an SOGC member who demonstrates outstanding commitment to mentoring at a national level? We encourage you to nominate them! The deadline to submit nominations is October 21, 2020.

Description : This award is presented to an SOGC member who demonstrates outstanding commitment to mentoring at a national level and contributes to both the personal and professional development of others. One award will be presented each year.

Criteria: To be considered for this award, the nominee will have demonstrated mentorship skills in the following areas:

  • Serving as a role model and leader at a national level
  • Encouraging, facilitating, and supporting others in career and leadership development
  • Providing advice with respect to professional development
  • Contributing to the development of mentorship advocacy at the national level

The nominee must be a member in good standing of the SOGC.

Nomination process: Candidates may be nominated by any member of the SOGC. This award cannot be won by an individual more than once. To nominate a candidate, please send an e‐mail to mharveyburgess@sogc.com and include the following:

  1. Nomination form, including two support signatures
  2. CV for the Nominee
  3. Nomination letter addressing the above criteria (1-2 page maximum)

Judging:

The Academic Council will assess the submissions for each nominee based on the above criteria using a standardized scoring mechanism. If any member of the Academic Council submits a nomination, they will not take part in this assessment.