2013 Steinert and Ferreiro Award - Nominations
Launched through a bequest from the Estates of Jonathan R. Steinert and Fernando Gumercindo Ferreiro in 2005, the award is Canada’s premiere recognition of leadership in the LGBTQ community.
The Community One Foundation is proud to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the 2013 Steinert & Ferreiro Award. The deadline is July 15, 2013.
An individual who has made a significant contribution through the arts and sciences in promoting the understanding and acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, intersex and Two-Spirited people in the Greater Toronto Area. The arts and sciences may include the humanities (literature, philosophy, etc.) the social sciences (law, psychology, politics, history, social work, community development, etc.) fine arts (music, theatre, film, etc.) and physical sciences (engineering, biology, medicine, etc.) Unsuccessful nominations can be valid for the following year’s award. The nominator will be contacted to obtain agreement to have the nomination stand for a second year.
Nominate someone in 4 easy steps:
STEP 1: Read the nominations guidelines and complete cover page
STEP 2: Write a 2-4 page letter outlining the individual’s accomplishments and significant contributions to the LGBTTIQQ2S community with three people signing the letter
STEP 3: Gather letters supporting this application from 2-4 other individuals or organizations that are acquainted with this individual’s work and contributions
STEP 4: Send the completed nomination submission by email or by traditional mail:
EMAIL: Attach all relevant documentation (ideally within one email) and email to email@example.com
MAIL: Place all of this information in an envelope and mail to
The Steinert and Ferreiro Award
Community One Foundation
P.O. Box 760, Stn F
Toronto, ON M4Y 2N6