• Recognition will be given to those individuals or groups who advocate or practice humane action, or who have had an inspirational influence on others.


  • An inspirational act is defined as, but not limited to:
    • Establishing a charitable organization, while not receiving remuneration of any kind;
    • Helping to better the lives of others;
    • Rendering significant support or assistance to an individual or group in need; or
    • An individual or group who has performed an exceptional humanitarian act that inspires good will in others.


  • Nominees for an Inspirational Award may not receive financial remuneration for their act. A singular act of volunteering or fundraising for charitable causes will not be considered.
  • The activity for which a nominee is considered must be of direct benefit to that field within the City of Brampton.​​
  • Professionals who are nominated while currently working in their field cannot be considered.
  • Nominees from the City of Brampton who perform humanitarian acts outside of the City may be considered for this award.
  • Self-nominations and nominations of family members are not accepted.
  • Posthumous nominations will not be accepted.
  • Individuals that have received any Citizen Award in the past four (4) years are not eligible.
  • The act must have taken place within the calendar year prior to the end of the nomination window.
  • Successful recipients of the award will be required to submit a background check.

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Nomination Form


​​Please complete the online nominatio​n form and email any releva​nt documents to citizen.awards@brampton.ca​

2023 Inspirational Award Nomination Form​​​​​​​​

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