Helen Henderson Literary Award 2019: Open for Submissions!

The Helen Henderson Award was established in 2016 to acknowledge an exceptional piece of writing that raises social awareness of a disability issue or barrier. Helen Henderson was a writer, a journalist, and the pioneer of a column in the Toronto Star that brought disability concerns to the public.

The Award will be granted to a CILT member, or an ally recommended by a CILT member. The Award recipient will receive a Lifetime Membership at CILT, and a cash prize of $200. Current employees of CILT cannot apply. The deadline to submit is September 23rd, 2019 by 5:00 pm.

To review further submission details and to access the application, please download the Word document below:

2019 Helen Henderson Literary Award