The CHPCA honours individuals that make outstanding contributions to the field of hospice palliative care, reflecting on the association’s mission and vision.  There are five awards, each encompassing its own set of criteria, however, recipients of each of the awards demonstrate leadership, dedication, and exceptional contributions towards the betterment of life for all Canadians and their loved ones who are facing a life threatening illness and bereavement in Canada as well as on an international platform.

The CHPCA’s Awards are given out biennially in conjunction with the CHPCA’s national conference.