Explore Canada Awards of Excellence

Destination Canada hosts the annual Explore Canada Awards of Excellence to honour outstanding pieces of content and the efforts made to bring them to life.

There are three award categories this year: 

Glowing Heart Award

Glowing Heart Award

Media are invited to nominate Canadian tourism industry professionals for a Glowing Heart award. This award will honour and recognize media relations professionals (individual or team) in the Canadian tourism industry who assisted a media outlet or journalist in producing exceptional Canadian content. If your connection with a Canadian tourism industry professional left a lasting mark on your heart and work, please nominate them for this recognition.

Nomination instructions will be published in March.

Deadline for Submissions

The deadline for nominations is Friday, May 1, 2020.


Any questions can be directed to your Destination Canada representative.