Recognize Legal Research – Nominate a Candidate for the CBA’s Ramon John Hnatyshyn Award


Consider nominating an individual whom you wish to acknowledge for his or her contribution to research and legal scholarship and whom you believe is helping to shape and enhance discourse on the most relevant legal issues facing our profession. 

Visit the CBA Awards page to find out more about eligibility and the nomination process.

The deadline for online submissions is November 8, 2019. All applications will be reviewed by the CBA Award Selection Panel and recommendations made to the Governance and Equality Committee.

The Ramon John Hnatyshyn Award was established by Governor General Hnatyshyn in 1993. It will be presented to the recipient at the 2020 CBA President’s Dinner on Wednesday, February 19, 2020 in Ottawa.