The Outstanding Townshippers award recognizes the dedication, generosity, and talent of people and groups who are contributing positively to the English-speaking community in the Eastern Townships! Thanks to community members, like you, who take the opportunity to submit a nomination, these unsung heroes can be celebrated for their efforts.

Nominations for this annual award are accepted all year long; the 22st Outstanding Townshippers award will be presented at Townshippers’ Association’s annual general meeting in June 2021.

Nominations received after April 30 will be considered for the 2022 awards.


To nominate someone for an award: download the Nomination Form , and send the completed form and required documents, to:

Outstanding Townshippers Award
c/o Townshippers’ Association
3355 College Street
Sherbrooke, QC J1M 0B8

Before submitting your nomination please be sure it contains the following four elements:

  1. Your name and contact information;
  2. An endorsement letter from someone supporting your nomination, along with that person’s name and contact information;
  3. The nominee’s name and contact information;
  4. An explanation of the nominee’s accomplishments and/or contributions to the English-speaking community in the Eastern Townships.

Please note, incomplete applications will not be considered. 

If you have questions or problems submitting your nomination, contact Cathy Turner at 819-566-5717 (toll-free 1-877-566-5717),

Once you submit a nomination, all names and other identifying information are removed from the documents by the Office Manager so that the selection committee* can review nomination packages based solely on their contents.

Nominations and selection information are confidential. Nominees will only be contacted if they are selected to receive an award.



*Townshippers’ Association President, Executive Director and Office Manager are not eligible to sit on the selection committee.