The Ann MacLean Award for Outstanding Service by a Woman in Municipal Politics recognizes retired women municipal politicians who have shown exemplary service to their community and constituents and who have mentored, or are mentoring, women elected to municipal office, or women who are interested in running. 

The award is named in honour of FCM Past President Ann MacLean, who led FCM's campaign to increase the number of women in municipal politics across Canada. 

The 2021 nomination period is now open.

Only women who are no longer holding elected office will be considered.

Nominations will remain confidential.

The award will be presented virtually at FCM's 2021 Annual Conference in June. 

To submit a nominee, please fill out this form.

Deadline for nominations: May 1st, 2021  


Take a look at past recipients.

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