Canadian Institue Of Planners

Shaping our Communities
Sustaining Canada's Future.


Awards given out by CIP recognize planning excellence across Canada. They highlight extraordinary planning achievements—both historical and at the cutting edge of modernity—by communities, organizations, and individuals at every career stage.


Award Guidelines / Criteria Nominations Submissions Recipients
CIP Emerging Planner Award (previously the President's Award: Young Planner) Nomination Guidelines November 1, 2022 - January 23, 2023 Winners
National Urban Design Awards Awards Overview Next Cycle: Fall 2023 Closed Winners
Awards for Planning Excellence   On hold Closed Winners

Previous CIP Award Winners

CIP President’s Award: Academic and MCIP®
CIP President’s Award: Students
CIP Awards for Academic Excellence
Plan Canada Awards