External Awards Facilitation

Nesika Award


The provincial Nesika Awards, announced in February 2008, honour and celebrate British Columbia's cultural diversity and indigenous communities. They recognize the people, organizations and communities whose exceptional work is helping to bring our diverse cultures together. The Provincial Nesika Awards are organized and sponsored by the Government of British Columbia and the Multicultural Advisory Council.


The public is welcome to nominate themselves, their organization or their community.

Nominees’ initiatives or achievements must:

  • be ongoing or to have taken place in the three years
  • prior to the nomination deadline of Sept. 15, 2008;
  • have taken place in British Columbia only; and have involved British Columbians.

Government of British Columbia ministries and Multicultural Advisory Council members or selection
panel members cannot be nominated.

For further information

Government of British Columbia


Mid-September (check website in mid-June)

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