Events

Community Award
Presentation Ceremony

Wednesday, May 8, 2024,
Government House, Victoria
The Community Award program celebrates British Columbians who go above and beyond in their dedication and service to others. Award recipients will be recognized at a formal ceremony on May 8 held in Victoria at Government House.
The event will be live-streamed starting at 2:00 PM.
Click here to watch

Indigenous Business Award
Gala Dinner & Presentation Ceremony

Monday, October 7, 2024
Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

Recipients of the Indigenous Business Award (IBA) will be recognized at a formal gala dinner in front of family, friends and community partners at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. The award program showcases the outstanding accomplishments of Indigenous businesses, entrepreneurs, partnership entities and community-owned enterprises.
Stay tuned for updates about early bird ticket sales – coming soon!

Polygon Award in First Nations Art
Presentation Ceremony

Tuesday, November 19, 2024
Exhibition Hall, The Roundhouse, Vancouver
First Nations Art Award recipients will be honoured at the Roundhouse in Vancouver for their artistic excellence in traditional, contemporary or media art.
A combined exhibition showcasing the 2024 recipients for both the the Applied Art + Design Award and the Polygon Award in First Nations Art will be held from Nov 18 – 24 at The Roundhouse, Exhibition Hall.
Click here to watch the recording of the 2023 FNA ceremony.

Sam Carter Award in Applied Art + Design
Presentation Ceremony

Thursday, November 21, 2024
Exhibition Hall, The Roundhouse, Vancouver
Applied Art + Design Award recipients will be celebrated at the Roundhouse in Vancouver for their creative and innovative work that enhances day-to-day life while contributing directly to the cultural and economic fabric of the province.
A combined exhibition showcasing the 2024 recipients for both the the Applied Art + Design Award and the Polygon Award in First Nations Art will be held from Nov 18 – 24 at The Roundhouse, Exhibition Hall.
Click here to watch the recording of the 2023 presentation ceremony.

BC Reconciliation Award
Presentation Ceremony

Thursday, January 18, 2024
Government House, Victoria
The BC Reconciliation Award is a partnership between the Office of the Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia and the BC Achievement Foundation. The award program recognizes individuals, groups and organizations who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, integrity, respect, and commitment to furthering reconciliation or inspired others to continue reconciliation efforts.  
Click here to watch the recording of the event.