• National HR Awards - Trophies

Nominations are now closed - with one exception!

Nominations for the 2018 National HR Awards are now closed for all categories except for one — we have extended the deadline for the Benchmark Benefits Top Administrator Award until June 29!

Submit your nomination today by filling out the nomination form here or by clicking the nominations tab above.

The fourth annual awards, presented by Canadian HR Reporter, is the chance to give your colleagues the credit they deserve - and the hardware to back it up. 

5 new awards for 2018

There are a total of 16 awards up for grabs in 2018, including five new awards:

  • Benchmark Benefit Solutions Top Benefits Administrator Award
  • Best Use of People Analytics
  • Best Mental Health Initiative
  • HR Team of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

See the full list of awards on the Nominations page.

Celebrate with us

In 2017, more than 120 professionals from across Canada gathered in downtown Toronto for a gala cocktail reception.

For 2018, we are expanding the National HR Awards into a full gala dinner. Save the date!

Date: Sept. 27, 2018
Venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto (181 Wellington Street)
Cocktails: 5:30 p.m.
Dinner: 6:30 p.m.
Dress: Business

Emcee: Todd Humber, Publisher/Editor-in-Chief, Canadian HR Reporter

Reserve your table now! Contact Paul Burton at paul.burton@tr.com or (416) 649-9928 to order your tickets today. Limited sponsorship opportunities still available. 

Memories from 2017

More than 120 professionals from across Canada gathered in downtown Toronto last fall to celebrate the winners of the third annual National HR Awards.

Get your nominations in today and join us as we celebrate the 2018 winners. 

To see all the great photos from last year, see the full gallery from 2017.

The National HR Awards are proudly presented by Canadian HR Reporter

Contact Us

If you would like information about sponsorship opportunities and ticket sales, contact Paul Burton at 416-649-9928  or paul.burton@thomsonreuters.com


The 2018 National HR Awards is the pre-eminent award program designed to celebrate Canada's best HR practices. Ultimately, it is about sharing best practices of employers to reflect the maturity of Canadian HR departments.

Submit your nomination here


For more information or to confirm your sponsorship, please contact Paul Burton at 416-649-9928 or paul.burton@thomsonreuters.com