PHE Awards Nomination Closes on January 15

PHE Awards

If you know someone who deserves to be recognized for their achievements, consider nominating them for one of the PHE national awards. Nominations are open till January 15, 2019.

PHE Canada is now accepting nominations for distinguished leaders for the following:

R. Tait McKenzie Award of Honour

  • This award is PHE Canada’s most prestigious award and it epitomizes Dr. Tait McKenzie’s professional ideals, his service to humanity, and his dedication to the advancement of knowledge and understanding of physical and health education, recreation and dance.

North American Society Fellowship Award

  • Established in 1999, the North American Society (NAS) Award recognizes outstanding professionals within the allied professions of physical and health education, recreation, and sport in North America.

National Award for Teaching Excellence in Physical Education

  • This award honours Canadian teachers who provide outstanding teaching performance at the elementary, middle, or secondary levels.

National Award for Teaching Excellence in Health Education

  • This award honours Canadian teachers for their work in furthering health education in Canada and who provide outstanding teaching at the elementary, middle or secondary levels.

Health Promoting School Champion Award

  • The PHE Canada Health Promoting Schools Champion Award recognizes an individual, group, or organization for their exemplary contribution to the development, promotion, and/or implementation of Healthy School Communities.
For more information and to nominate a leader, please visit our award page: If you have a question, please email to