The Women’s Y Foundation of Montreal is committed to supporting the importance of women’s leadership and ambition in all spheres of the community. Our vision is an inclusive and egalitarian society where women and girls have the power to reach their full potential.
The Women of Distinction Award thus contributes to the recognition of the role of women in the advancement of society, would also make it possible to engage and mobilize guests to take a more active part in society.
The Women of Distinction Award honours women who, through their commitment and achievements in their respective fields, have a positive and lasting impact on society. This Award is unique in its kind, particularly because of the diversity of the profile of its laureates.
- Art, Culture and Design
- Business and Entrepreneurship
- Information and Education
- Public Services
- Research and Innovation
- Social Environmental Engagement
- Sport and Health/Wellness
2 SPECIAL AWARDS
- Coup de coeur YWCA Montreal
The call for nominations for the 2019 Women of Distinction Award is now open. You have until January 25, 2019 to submit an application.
Mark Thursday, September 26, 2019 on your calendar to attend the 26th Women of Distinction Awards event. Details to follow. Buy your tickets now.
Women of Distinction Awards archives
Check out the archives of the previous editions of the Women of Distinction Awards Benefit Event