2023 Premier’s Council of the Federation Literacy Award

Nominations are now open for the 2023 Council of Federation Literacy Award. Premier P.J. Akeeagok is accepting applications to recognize an individual who supports, encourages, and shares ways to strengthen literacy skills in Nunavut.

The 2023 Nunavut Council of the Federation Literacy Award will be awarded to an individual who supports and inspires others to use Inuktut and develop their literacy skills – oral, written or through artistic expression.

Nominate someone who has gone above and beyond to support and encourage others to develop their literacy skills. It could be a student, a teacher, a community volunteer, an Elder or a co-worker who promotes the importance of learning and connection.

The winner will be recognized with a medallion and certificate presented by Premier Akeeagok in the fall. They will also receive a $300.00 bursary.

The nomination form is attached and can be found on the Premier’s website.

Deadline for nominations is May 31, 2023. You can submit the form by emailing communications@gov.nu.ca.