Toast to Success Nomination Form Applicant Criteria Applicants will use this form to nominate themselves or others for consideration of the Toast to Success Awards of Professional Excellence. Applicant Information: Name:* Award:* Emerging ProfessionalEstablished Professional Level of highest education attained:* Less than high school diplomaHigh School DiplomaAssociate's DegreeBachelor's DegreeMaster's DegreeProfessional DegreeDoctoral DegreeOther Any other professional designations received: Place of Current Employment:* Current Role:* Phone Number:* Email:* LinkedIn Profile: What outstanding contribution has the nominee made in their professional and/or community work? (500 words maximum.) * How has the nominee demonstrated leadership qualities in their professional and/or community? Please provide examples. (500 words maximum.)* How has the nominee demonstrated innovation or initiative in their professional and/or community work? (500 words maximum.)* Tip: Please provide specific descriptions outlining experiences and other information related to the award. It would be helpful to include an overview of the professional’s story (personal bio, barriers professional had to overcome, anything else we need to know about the professional). Please include how the professional impacts the future of their profession relating to Tamil professionals, and their involvement and engagement in the field. Attach a resume (Only .pdf or .docx files accepted and limit of 1 MB): (Note: for those completing a peer nomination and do not have the individual’s most recent resume, the team will request the resume from the candidate directly through email) Endorser #1 Contact Information: Name: Relationship to Nominee: Phone Number: Email: Current Organization and Role: Endorser #2 Contact Information: Name: Relationship to Nominee: Phone Number: Email: Current Organization and Role: * Required Fields Summary of Conditions Deadline for submitting the nomination is Monday, August 1st, 2022 at 11:59 pm (EST). The awards are only open to Canadian residents who are of Tamil descent. All nominations should include and address all criteria and supplemental documents/information; this will be utilized by the Awards Selection Committee to assist in making informed decisions. The Awards Selection Committee will review the nominations and supporting documents attached, contact endorsers and interview prospective winners. The award winners will be recognized virtually by CTPA on their social media platforms and through the virtual event to take place September 18th. When required, the appointed selection committee can request additional information related to the nominee. The Awards Selection Committee also has the right to refrain from granting a specific award when it is not deemed meritable. The Awards Selection Committee decisions are final and will not be contested. Confidentiality of information provided will be respected and only be used for the purposes of selecting award recipients. Acknowledgement and Authorization I certify that the information contained herein is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I agree to allow the Canadian Tamil Professionals Association (CTPA) to contact the appropriate individuals to verify any statements made in the nomination form. I agree to provide additional information as needed.