Emerging Leader Awards 2019

Emerging Leader Awards 2019

Submissions for the 2019 Emerging Leader Awards are now closed.

To encourage and celebrate the next generation of leaders


The Emerging Leader Awards recognize members of the AEC community who demonstrate excellence, impress and inspire their co-workers, and are well on their way to becoming the next leaders in the profession. These awards recognize young professionals for excellence in design, leadership, initiative, and/or service to the community. Nominated by a member or members of their team, winners are selected by a jury of peers.

Awards show

The Emerging Leader Awards were presented at the Buildings Show on December 4, 2019, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Here are the highlights from the show.


Although there is no age restriction to be considered, nominees must have received their professional designation within the last 10 years. Nominations must be submitted by one or more members of the nominee’s team, and nominee must be a resident of Canada in order to be eligible.


Submissions for the 2019 Emerging Leader Awards are now closed.


The winners of the 2019 Emerging Leader Awards have been announced. Click here to see the full list!


A jury comprising members of the Construction Canada Editorial Advisory Board selected the finalists based on the strength of their work, demonstrated integrity, leadership, and community outreach as demonstrated in the submissions.


Engineered Assemblies is the title sponsor of the 2019 Emerging Leader Awards. Vicwest Building Products and Kee Safety are supporting sponsors.