List of Awards

OASW Beverley Antle Leadership Award (Learn More)
Purpose: This award was established to recognize the pivotal and dynamic leadership roles played by social workers in non-traditional positions. 

OASW Lifetime Achievement Award (Learn More)
Purpose: To recognize a social worker whose values, accomplishments and career reflect a passion, commitment and distinguished contribution to the social work profession.

OASW Inspirational Leader Awards (Learn More)
Purpose: To feature inspirational role models during Social Work Week. 

OASW Life Membership (Learn More)
Purpose: To recognize and profile the outstanding contribution to the Association and the profession of long-standing members. 

OASW Champion of Social Change & Human Rights Award (Learn More)
Purpose: The OASW Champion of Social Change and Human Rights Award recognizes an individual or group whose courage and determination has brought about social change and/or promoted human rights in Ontario. 

OASW Nominees for Government of Ontario Volunteer Service Award (Learn More)
Purpose: The purpose of the Government of Ontario Volunteer Service Award is to honour the many Ontarians who generously contribute their time as volunteers to a large number of organizations and associations. The award recognizes volunteers who have provided service over many years.

OASW Annual Student Membership Award (ASMA) (Learn More)
Purpose: The aim is to encourage student engagement and involvement with the profession and with OASW.

Beverley Antle OASW Scholarship (Learn More)
Purpose: In memory of Beverley Antle, who was OASW President from 2002 to 2006.

OASW School Social Work Achievement Award (Learn More)
Purpose: The OASW School Social Work Committee is committed to the development, promotion, and advocacy of School Social Work for the purpose of improving the quality of education and life for children, families, and communities in Ontario.

See full list of all Past Award Winners here.