Specific Qualification:

  • Knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the role of a mentor
  • Endorse a distinct strategy or program that promotes mentorship
  • Demonstrate ongoing relationships with apprentices/students/mentees in order to transfer knowledge and information relevant to work, career or business.
  • Create professional development opportunities through communication, learning, dialogue, and challenge

General Eligibility Requirements:

To be a valid entry in the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction, your business must:

  • Be operational in Alberta for a minimum of 3 fiscal years unless otherwise stated
  • Be operating in Alberta at the time of nomination and at the time of the awards presentation
  • Employ Albertans to produce goods and/or provide services
  • Not have won in the same category in the past three years
  • Not have anyone in your management, on your board, or in your employ serving on the Alberta Business Awards of Distinction judging committee for the category
  • If you are a non-profit organization, no more than 30% of annual revenue can be directly funded by Government envelopes. This does not apply to regular procurement

Sacha Knorr,
Alberta Chambers of Commerce
#714 Ledgeview, 9707 110 St NW
Edmonton, AB T5K 2L9



Other Categories

Customer Service Award of Distinction

Recognizes a business/organization that is successful in improving customer experiences in a measurable & strategic way.

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Award of Distinction

Recognizes an inclusive business/organization which demonstrates best practices in recognizing and appreciating diversity so that employees, clients, customers and others are respected and valued as unique individuals.

Health and Wellness Award of Distinction

Recognizes a business/organization that demonstrates best practices when it comes to initiatives, programs, and benefits that enhance the physical and mental health and well-being of its employees.

Marketing Award of Distinction

Recognizes a business/organization that develops and implements successful marketing strategies that have a demonstrable impact on business outcomes.