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Awards Program


Enid Graham Memorial Lecture
This is the most prestigious award bestowed by the CPA. Through years of excellence in the profession, the recipient presents a lecture on the topic of their choice at Congress

Nomination Form  |  Previous Recipients

Life Membership Award
Presented to current or former CPA members, who have contributed to the growth of the profession through at least 25 years of service at local and/or national levels.

Nomination Form  |  Previous Recipients

Honorary Membership Award
An honorary membership is presented to an individual who merits special recognition for contributions to the physiotherapy profession. (Available to affiliates/non-physiotherapists.)

Nomination Form  |  Previous Recipients

Global Health Award
Presented to a member who has augmented the profile of physiotherapy internationally.

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Mentorship Award
Recognizes physiotherapists who provide inspiration to their colleagues by acting as a role model for professionalism and volunteerism.

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Clinical Education Award
Presented to a member who has made outstanding contributions to the clinical education of undergraduate students.

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Silver Quill Award
Honours excellence in scientific writing for Physiotherapy Canada in the areas of qualitative or quantitative research, knowledge translation and student research.

Recipients determined by editorial board of Physiotherapy Canada
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Physiotherapist Assistants

Marianne Jefferies Award
Presented to a member of the NPAA, acknowledging their contributions to enhancing the role of physiotherapist assistants within the profession.

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Physiotherapy Students

Helen Saarinen Rahikka Student Leadership Award
Presented to a student member who has demonstrated leadership and made outstanding contributions to the promotion of the profession.

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Congress Student Bursary Program
Assists physiotherapy student members in attending Congress. The bursary includes registration and a grant for travel and accommodation expenses. Recipients are determined by a panel of volunteer physiotherapist members.

CPA Student Award
One student from each of the 14 recognized university programs, with the highest aggregate percentage in academic and clinical physiotherapy, will receive this award of recognition and a complimentary first year of membership.

Previous Recipients

Recipients are determined by each university


Partnership Award
Presented to an organization which has advanced the image, ideals and goals of physiotherapy.

Nomination Form | Previous Recipients