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Awards and Recognition 

The Dietitians of Canada awards and recognition program celebrates individuals who have inspired, empowered and lent their passion to promote and elevate the dietetics profession. Every year, members recognize each other for their extraordinary achievements in all areas of practice as well as long standing members who have made outstanding contributions to the profession over their career.


Presented here are the 2021 award recipients, who are recognized for their leadership, professional practice, research, education, entrepreneurship and more. See below for the presentation video and to read more about their achievements.  The 2021 winners will be presented with their awards at the virtual National Conference.

More Board of Director Awards

Student Awards – Recognizing the future of dietetics

Student Awards

Student Awards

The Student Awards recognize academic excellence. Each award recipient is provided with cash prize and support to attend the DC National Conference. 

More awards and opportunities

DC Networks Student Scholarships

The DC Student Network in partnership with other DC networks is pleased to provide student members with the opportunity to experience the National Conference to network with professionals, learn about new research, and to develop your professional toolkit. 

DC Networks Student Scholarships

International Travel Award for Novice Researchers

This award supports the participation of two novice researchers at the International Congress of Dietetics, which convenes once every four years. 

International Travel Award

Member Recognition

Recognizing our volunteers

This year, over 800 members volunteered their time to making a difference for all dietitians across Canada.  Take a moment to recognize a colleague for their time, dedication and leadership.

Recognizing our volunteers
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