Order of British Columbia

The Order of British Columbia recognize those persons who have served with the greatest distinction and excelled in any field of endeavour benefiting the people of the Province or elsewhere. The Order represents the highest form of recognition the Province can extend to its citizens. Nominations and letters of support occur annually and must be received by the first Friday in March to be considered in the same calendar year.  Nominations received after this will be included in the selection process for the following year. 

Eligibility: Any person is welcome to nominate a deserving individual as a candidate for appointment to the Order of British Columbia.

Note: Chairs/Directors/Deans are invited to submit a pre-proposal form to Institutional Strategic Awards by the internal deadline of October 22, 2018. Candidates will be recommended by the President's Advisory Committee on Awards, Honours and Prizes to proceed to full nomination with the assistance of Institutional Strategic Awards.

Agency Website: http://orderofbc.gov.bc.ca/nominations/

Upcoming Deadlines

March 01, 2020March 01, 2020 *
October 22, 2019 Oct. 22, 2019 October 22, 2019 16:00:00 October 22, 2019 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Order of British Columbia Any British Columbian (or former long-term resident) who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, excellence or distinction in any field. Community leadership, business, labour, industry, volunteer service, research, culture, the arts, sports… the possibilities are nearly endless. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.