The 𝐂𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐢𝐥 𝐨𝐟 𝐅𝐞𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐈𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐯𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐢𝐧 𝐌𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐀𝐝𝐝𝐢𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐂𝐚𝐫𝐞 is a one-time award that will recognize one individual or organization from each province and territory that excels in the field of mental health and addictions care and promotes innovation. Award recipients will receive a certificate signed by their Premier and a prize of $5,000.
Nomination packages will be accepted until 𝐀𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐥 𝟑𝟎, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟐. The award’s objective is to highlight innovation in non-governmental, private, academic sectors and Indigenous-led initiatives. It is not meant to recognize or reward programs or services that are wholly funded and run by the Government of the Northwest Territories.