Premier's Awards

Premier's Awards

Colleges Ontario would like to acknowledge the generous support of our 2019 sponsors.

Diamond Sponsor

Sun Life is a leading international financial services organization providing insurance, wealth and asset management solutions to individual and corporate clients. Sun Life works with over six million Canadians, helping them to achieve lifetime financial security and live healthier lives. Sun Life does this through its full range of trusted products and services that put its clients’ needs first. Sun Life is a leader in group benefits, group retirement services and has a robust coast-to-coast network of advisers. For more information please visit


Platinum Sponsors


Scotiabank is Canada’s international bank and a leading financial services provider in the Americas. We are dedicated to helping our more than 25 million customers become better off through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. For more information, please visit


Hicks Morley is the largest Canadian firm advising employers on a range of workplace issues. Hicks Morley has represented colleges in relation to employee and student issues since its establishment in 1972. The firm’s 120-plus lawyers are here to partner with you to strategically navigate complex legal issues and achieve positive outcomes. For more information please visit our website at and follow us on Twitter @HicksMorley.


The Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) is a non-profit, self-governing, professional association of more than 25,000 members. The association is Ontario’s independent certifying body for engineering and applied science technicians and technologists. Since 1957, OACETT has gained recognition from industry, colleges and government for promoting excellence in engineering technology and providing high standards in certification.



OCAS is the link between post-secondary applicants and Ontario’s public colleges. Each year, OCAS helps almost 300,000 individuals take the first step toward a brighter future through a college education. OCAS also delivers leading-edge systems, dependable technology and cost-effective solutions across the higher education sector. Learn more about OCAS at 



Skills Ontario empowers all youth to consider a career in the skilled trades and technologies. Through programming and engagement, Skills Ontario connects education, experience and employment. Visit for more information.
TD Insurance, part of the TD Bank Group, offers quality insurance products at affordable prices. Through the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex program, members of eligible organizations can enjoy savings with preferred rates on home, condo, tenant and car insurance, and the confidence of knowing they have coverage that fits their needs.


Silver Sponsors



Central Michigan University has offered master’s degrees in Canada since 1977. CMU supports the continuing education of all students from young adults acquiring new skills on its main campus to adult learners advancing their careers or setting off in new directions. 


FMAV is the audiovisual and event technology company for people who plan live events. Clients trust FMAV because FMAV intimately understands the importance – and the emotion – of what it has been tasked with: to create a connection.  

Bronze Sponsors