A Change Leader influences and inspires action in others, responding with vision and agility during periods of growth, disruption, or uncertainty to bring about the needed change. - Yvonne Ruke Akpoveta

The Change Leader Awards honours everyday individuals who have made a significant impact in their organizations and communities by demonstrating outstanding change leadership.

As part of the Global Change leadership Day this year, we celebrate change leaders in six distinct categories. Join us in acknowledging everyday change leaders in their accomplishments and dedication by nominating your change leader today!

Nomination Period Now Closed.
Winners Announced on May 31st

Why Nominate a Change Leader?

At times, leading change can be challenging. By taking the time to recognize a change leader (or the work you do), you can make a significant difference in inspiring and encouraging the Change Leader (or yourself).


Additional benefits of nominating a change leader include:

  • Celebrating Change Leaders and the profession
  • Additional professional and public recognition
  • Inspiring other professionals and emerging change leaders
  • Showcasing best practices and innovative approaches in change leadership

  • Encouraging collaboration and knowledge sharing among peers

How To Nominate

Make Your Voice Count

To nominate a Change Leader for one of these prestigious awards, review the various categories below, and simply click the nomination button to nominate someone. 

We'll then reach out to your nominee for additional information.

You're also welcome to self nominate yourself and share your inspiring story on leading change.

Selection Process

Award recipients will be announced on May 31st

A diverse panel of industry professionals will review all nominations and select the winners based on a set of clear and measurable criteria. 

Top three finalists in each category will be announced on May 25th, Global Change Leadership Day. Winners in each category will be announced at the Change Leadership Conference, as well as all finalists recognized on our Change Leader Wall of Fame.




For many years, the title "Change Leader" was often associated with a specific role or title. However, in today's fast-paced and disruptive business environment, this is no longer the case.

Regardless of one's role or title, the ability to lead change has become a critical skill for professionals navigating the New World of Work.


Nomination Period Closes May 5th, 2023

Don't miss the opportunity to recognize a Change Leader!












Winners will be announced at the Change Leadership Conference on May 31st, 2023. All finalist nominees will be recognized as well on our wall of fame at the conference.

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Expand your network and gain valuable insights that will help you lead and drive change successfully.


Show appreciation to a change leader that has inspired you and is making an impact in the community or organization.

Find great gift ideas to honour and appreciate them. Visit our Change Leadership shop to explore a variety of fun and inspiring items.

For any inquiries or additional information, contact us.