Celebrating Ontario's

outstanding college graduates

The Premier’s Awards recognize the tremendous contributions Ontario’s college graduates make to the success of the province and beyond.

The 2014 Premier’s Awards ceremony took place Monday, Nov. 24, at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto.

Congratulations to the winners in the six Premier's Awards categories:

  • Business - Peter van Stralen
  • Community Services - Jessica Lynn Whitbread
  • Creative Arts and Design - Tibor Madjar
  • Health Sciences - Capt. Rebecca Patterson
  • Recent Graduate - Candice Ekonomakos and Chief Georjann Morriseau
  • Technology - James Forbes

The Premier’s Awards are presented annually as part of the Higher Education Summit.


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What's new?

To view the nominees reception photos taken by Greg Crutchlow and Yoni Sambo, student photographers from Algonquin College, click here. The password is awards.

Click here to read about the 114 outstanding graduates who were nominated for the 2014 Premier's Awards.


James Cunningham

James Cunningham, comedian and host of the TV show Eat St., returned as the master of ceremonies for the 2014 Premier's Awards.

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