Community Recognition Award

The Community Recognition Award is offered annually by the Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie upon recommendation of the Cultural Vitality Committee for contribution and commitment in the field of culture. Every individual, group or community organization may make one nomination of an individual, group or organization each year, providing an excellent opportunity to reward local cultural achievement.

Community Recognition Award

An engraved recognition award is presented to the recipient of the Community Recognition Award for activities which, are considered to be particularly outstanding or innovative, or which have demonstrated long-term commitment to culture as defined in the Cultural Policy for the City of Sault Ste. Marie. In addition, an engraved plate is installed on the "Stone Cradle", a commissioned work of art displayed at the Civic Centre in recognition of this award.

The Selection Committee may award 'Certificates of Achievement' for nominees who are not recipients of the Award but whose achievements are worthy of recognition.

Nominations are currently being accepted and must be submitted by April 28, 2023.

Submit nomination forms by email to or by mail to the Cultural Vitality Committee, c/o Arts and Culture, Civic Centre, 99 Foster Drive, Sault Ste. Marie, ON P6A 5X6

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99 Foster Drive
Sault Ste. Marie, ON
P6A 5X6