Financial Management Institute Award
Honorary Life Membership
The purpose of this award is to:
- encourage increased interest, growth, development and
distinctive leadership in the field of financial management;
- confer national recognition on individuals who have
demonstrated outstanding leadership and notable contributions
to financial management in government (federal, provincial or
Outstanding leadership should have been sustained over a period
of years and been demonstrated both on the job and by a
significant contribution to the profession. Factors to be
- innovative thinking;
- notable authorship;
- creative research;
- exceptional efficiency;
- marked initiative that has resulted in important savings
or effectiveness in the use of money, time, materiel,
personnel, or equipment; and
- distinctive activity which is evidenced by an outstanding
degree of professionalism.
Nominees need not be members of the Financial Management
Institute but must have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the
financial management community.
Type and Frequency
Plaque to be presented at PD Week; invitation to annual
President's Reception held during PD Week.
Number to be Awarded
Maximum of one award per year.
Award Selection Committee
Four member committee: the President will serve as chairperson
and will select one Past President and two members from the fmi*igf
Board of Directors.
Nominations may be made by Chapters or by individual fmi*igf
members. The nominations should be accompanied by a complete
description of the service for which the award is recommended
and it should cite specific, recognizable actions or products
rather than opinions or conclusions.
Nominations should be sent to:
fmi*igf Awards Program
Financial Management Institute of Canada
200 Elgin Street, Suite 1107
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1L5
Format of Nomination Submission
Biographical Sketch of Nominee
The nomination should include the nominee's name, position,
title, home mailing address, education/professional
designation, and any other pertinent background information
that will assist in evaluating the nominee's
Description of Accomplishment
Describe in specific terms the word or the contribution for
which the nomination is being submitted.
This description should include:
- the objectives and significance of the work or the
- the methodology used in the work or the contribution;
- the relationships of the work or the contribution to previous
work attempted in this field (if any);
- names of any individuals, departments or other government
organizations that cooperated in producing the work or the
- the impact; i.e., inter-departmental; multi-departmental;
government-wide or outside government (if applicable).
Financial Management Institute Award Winners
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