Minerva Rising Star Award

Minerva Canada is pleased to announce the launch of its new Rising Star Award in 2022 as part of Canada’s Safest Employer Awards competition and overseen by Key Media.

What It is and Eligibility

This award recognizes leaders of the future with a demonstrated commitment to the
integration of health and safety. Eligible nominees include full time post secondary students from Canadian universities or colleges in undergraduate, graduate, or coop programs as well as employees with 2 or less years of work experience since graduation.

Nominees must demonstrate a leadership ability to initiate and implement change in an academic or workplace environment related to health and/or safety, show dedication to the field through continuing education, special academic or work projects, career progression, generating student or worker safety awareness, mentoring and coaching and be able to demonstrate experience in the execution of safety initiatives while in school or work during the last 12 to 18 months.

A team nomination and/or self-nominations are permitted.

Two Steps for entering the Rising Star award competition

  • Nominations
    Nominees advise Key Media of their interest to enter the competition by providing following information online here.
    Nominations are complimentary.

  • Nomination Form, Submission
    Nominees will receive an email from Key Media with a nomination form to complete online and which will contain the following needed information.

    Submissions are due by April 22, 2022.

Excellence awardees will be announced in Canadian Occupational Safety (COS) magazine and online channels in August. Winners will be revealed at the celebratory awards show on October 20, 2022 and profiled in Canadian Occupational Safety magazine.

Thank you to our event sponsors

Key Media