CANIE Awards

Aboriginal Peoples
Arctic and Northern Regions
Community, Regional & Enterprise Development
Creative Arts, Culture and Heritage
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Governance and Public Policy
Information and Communication Technology
Oceans, Fisheries and Aquaculture
Social Justice
Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Tuesday 15th, November 2022

External Deadline: Tuesday 15th, March 2022


Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Manager, Awards and Honours, SIRI, for information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions.

The CANIE Awards celebrate and distinguish outstanding achievement in advancing Canadian entrepreneurship and innovation while making a positive social impact in their communities. Individuals and organizations can self-nominate or nominate someone else for a CANIE Award.

Inspire others to make an impact by telling your story of resilience and success!

CANIE Awards Categories

  • Global Entrepreneurship Award – Awarded to organizations that have demonstrated outstanding achievement in scaling international markets
  • Indigenous Entrepreneur Award – For excellence and outstanding achievement in entrepreneurship
  • Woman Entrepreneur Award – Awarded to women who have demonstrated excellence through their leadership and vision
  • Social Innovation Award – Awarded for excellence and innovation in social impact
  • Product Innovation Award – Awarded for products creating innovative solutions to real-world problems
  • Enterprise Support Award – Awarded to organizations advancing Canadian entrepreneurship through their leadership and impact
  • Youth Impact Icon Award – Awarded to youth demonstrating leadership through entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneur of the Year Award – For excellence and outstanding impact In Canadian Entrepreneurship

Categories & Nominations

Funding Sources

This opportunity was posted by: SIRI

Last modified: August 18, 2021