CCO Conference
May 30 - 31


7 Easy Steps

Download the nomination form
The nomination form asks for contact information for you and the individual you are nominating for an award. Remember to get your nominee to sign for consent of the nomination.

Step 1

Step 2

Select an award category for you nominee
There are eight award categories. Choose the discipline of the program of study the nominee fits into or select Excellence in Teaching. The graduate and teacher awards have specific eligibility criteria, please check the criteria before you nominate. If you are not certain as to what discipline the program falls under, please click on the link to Service Ontario to find where the program has been listed:

Step 3

Seek permission from your nominee(s)
A signature from your nominee on the nomination form is required to confirm consent of the nomination.


Step 4

The Nominee’s Story
Your Outstanding Graduate nominee’s story should be described in a short essay within the space provided in the nomination form. Give details and examples of the graduate’s education, employment success and contributions to their community.  

An Excellence in Teaching nomination should include, in the space provided in the nomination form, a short essay describing the nominee, as well as examples of their teaching accomplishments, relationships with students and contributions to their community. 

Provide a photo of the nominee
We require a studio-quality photograph to include in our onsite awards program, as well as for material publicizing the award winners. The photograph must meet the following criteria: 

  • Size: A minimum of 1800 x 2400 pixels, or an original 5” x 7” at 300 dpi unedited. 
  • Format: .jpg only 
  • Portrait orientation, head-and-shoulder shot only


Step 5

Award nomination deadline
The completed nomination form is to be received at the CCO office no later than March 31, 2018.


Step 6

Send it to us
Complete nomination packages will be accepted by email, fax, postal mail or courier.

Email -
Fax – (519) 752-3649

Postal mail or courier - 
CCO Awards 2018
Career Colleges Ontario
155 Lynden Road, Unit 2
Brantford, ON N3R 8A7

Step 7