Inspiration Awards

2015 Inspiration Awards

Help us celebrate the extraordinary and important work of Albertans dedicated to ending violence and abuse in our communities.

Inspiration Awards honour those who work to prevent family and sexual violence, child sexual abuse and bullying, and help those affected by it.

Nominate an inspiring person you know. The nomination deadline has been extended to Friday, October 9, 2015.

Guidelines and nomination form


  • family violence
  • sexual violence
  • child sexual abuse
  • bullying
  • lifetime achievement
  • emerging excellence for people 24 and under.

Award recipients will be honoured during Family Violence Prevention Month in November.

Video of Lifetime Achievement Recipient Jean Dunbar, speaking about her work in ending family violence.

Previous award recipients

2014 Award Recipients
2013 Award Recipients
2012 Award Recipients

During the inaugural 2012 Inspiration Awards, Alberta singer/songwriter, Karla Anderson premiered a new song which promotes family violence prevention, entitled Love’s Great Equation.

Need more information about the Inspiration Awards?

Email or call toll-free in Alberta by first dialing 310-0000, then 780-422-5916

Need more information about family violence?

Email or call toll-free in Alberta by first calling 310‑0000, then 780‑422‑5916.

The Family Violence Info Line 310‑1818 helps Albertans reach out to individuals and families affected by family violence. Help is available anytime, toll-free province wide, in more than 170 languages.

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