Order of British Columbia

The Order of British Columbia recognizes 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 received after the deadline 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.

Internal process: These are confidential nominations and the nominee is not to be informed of their nomination. To suggest a colleague for institutional nomination (individuals may also nominate candidates outside of the institutional process), please submit a candidate suggestion form to recommend a candidate to the President’s Advisory Committee on Awards, Honours and Prizes. For more information, please contact awards@sfu.ca.

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

Upcoming Deadlines

April 11, 2024April 11, 2024 *
November 15, 2023 Nov. 15, 2023 November 15, 2023 16:00:00 November 15, 2023 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.