December 21, 2023 – Get ready to celebrate Brampton’s exceptional residents! The City of Brampton proudly announces the kick-off of nominations for the 2023 Brampton Citizen Awards.

Since 1974, Brampton has honored local stars in sports, arts, and community service. This year’s awards not only continue this tradition but also mark the 50th birthday of our beloved city!

The City is calling on residents to nominate local champions for the prestigious 2023 Brampton Citizen Awards. Know someone outstanding? Nominate them now!

Categories to Shine in:

  • Sports Achievement Award: Recognizing excellence at Provincial, National, or International levels.
  • Ken Giles Amateur Athlete of the Year Award: Partnered with the Brampton Guardian, celebrating outstanding amateur athletes.
  • Arts Acclaim Award: Acknowledging those making waves locally and beyond.
  • Long Term Service Award: Applauding dedicated volunteers shaping sports, arts, and community services.
  • Inspirational Award: Honoring those making a positive impact.
  • Emergency Services Award of Valour: Recognizing heroes who risked their lives to save others.
  • Citizen of the Year Awards: Celebrating all-round community involvement for youth, adults, and senior citizens.

New Category: Celebrating Brampton’s 50th

In honor of this milestone, a special award category, “Celebrating Brampton’s 50th,” recognizes those who’ve made an exceptional impact on community social services, sports, arts, or economic development.

Nominate Your Local Hero!

Be part of history by nominating a resident before February 16, 2024. Don’t miss this chance to shine a spotlight on those who make Brampton great!

How to Nominate: Visit for online nominations and more information on the awards and their eligibility requirements.