Accessibility and inclusion recognition award

Nominations are now closed.

2019 Recipient, Assistant Professor Robyn Bourgeois


Open to all staff, faculty, volunteers and students, the AIRA will continue to be given to an individual who has proven that, their contributions are contributing to a community that is free from discrimination. The aim of this award is to allow for allyship to be strengthened and to act as an invitation into the dialogue of how we can remove barriers that limit access to equality.

The award will be given on International Day of Persons with Disabilities which occurs every year on December 3. Below is the nomination requirements.

Nomination requirements

  • Name of Person
  • Contact person and contact information
  • Description of outstanding service to anti-ableism, accessibility or inclusive practise

Please note

Nominations must be accompanied by two (2) letters of support

The invitation for nominations will open November 2, 2020  and continue until November 23, 2020. All submissions are to be sent to