Social Changemakers Award

The Social Changemakers Award recognizes an individual or group of youth that have been inspired by Harmony Movement programming to end discrimination and inequity in their school or community by taking action to create safer more inclusive spaces. Award winners receive a $1000 grant to do future social justice work.


  • Any youth or group of youth who have participated in Harmony Movement programming
  • The youth or group of youth have successfully ran initiatives or events in their school or community to promote diversity, equity and inclusivity
  • Applicants include a proposal for future events and/or initiatives they will use the award money toward

Successful candidates must agree to be publicly acknowledged and to be present at the annual Harmony Awards to receive the award.  The 2016 Harmony Awards Gala will be taking place on Thursday, November 3, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario at the Bram & Bluma Appel Salon in the Toronto Reference Library.

Deadline for award applications is Thursday, June 30th, 2016