Award Nominations

On Friday May 1st, 2020, Ontario Women in Law Enforcement (OWLE) will be holding their 22nd Annual Awards Banquet at the Mississauga Convention Center, Mississauga (75 Derry Rd W, Mississauga, ON L5W 1G3).

As in previous years, we invite organizations to put forth name(s) of individuals who have excelled and meet the criteria to be nominated for one or more of our major award categories.

The categories include Leadership, Innovation, Community Service, Mentoring and Coaching, Excellence in Performance, Team Work, Bravery and Civilian Award of Achievement.

All nominations must be submitted from within the individual’s organization and online. OWLE submits our award winners as nominees for the IAWP awards. All costs including travel and accommodation are the responsibility of the nominee and or their Service.

In addition, OWLE continues to honor all women (both civilian and sworn) in law enforcement who have achieved a milestone in their career. OWLE recognizes these members who have achieved their 25th, 30th, 35th and 40th year service anniversary. The Service Anniversary date must be before December 31st, 2019.

Please note, we are a non for profit organization and as such require that those receiving service awards, purchase a ticket and attend the banquet.

The recipient must attend the banquet to receive their Service Award. The deadline to purchase tickets is April 17th, 2020.

All submissions must be received by Friday February 28th, 2020.
Please note: OWLE may use award photos, names and organization information in a manner consistent with furthering OWLE’s goals and gaining recognition for OWLE. We may publish OWLE recipient details, photos, names and organization on our Website and use award details, photos, names and organizations in print, our publication, and similar uses as deemed necessary to broadcast OWLE to an audience. Individuals’ chosen will be deemed to have agreed to OWLE’s publication and use without a requirement for additional release or signature being obtained. If a picture cannot be released due to the nature of work please notify president@owle.org to ensure one is not published.