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Annual Awards


Individuals, communities and local business associations who plan for success, provide quality information, education and implement strategic marketing programs are known to be at the forefront of economic growth and job creation.

We encourage you to celebrate your accomplishments by submitting a nomination in one or more of the following awards categories. Deadline for Nominations is March 29, 2019.

Saskatchewan Economic Development Awards

The Saskatchewan Economic Development Awards recognizes the province’s best economic development marketing materials; programs and partnerships. These prestigious awards honor organizations and/or individuals for their efforts in creating positive change in urban, suburban, and rural communities. Three award categories are available:

  • Community Project Award
  • Marketing Innovation Award
  • John Sutherland Lifetime Achievement Award

Two awards will be given in each category based on the size of the local or regional population, with the exception of the John Sutherland Lifetime Achievement Award. One award for a population under 10,000 and one award for a population over 10,000.

Download the Nominations Package for SEDA's 2019 Economic Development Awards of Excellence.

Partnership and Reconciliation Awards

Proudly sponsored by the Affinity Credit Union, the second annual Partnership & Reconciliation Awards Program recognizes partnerships between municipalities or regional development entities and First Nations, who are taking positive steps towards reconciliation and economic development in Saskatchewan. Two awards will be presented:

  • Affinity Credit Union Economic Partnership Award; and
  • Affinity Credit Union Reconciliation Award.

Download the Nominations Package for the Affinity Credit Union Reconciliation and Partnership Awards