District 64 honours individual members each year for their service to members, clubs and the District. Any member in good standing, belonging to a club in good standing in District 64, may submit a nomination for any of the District Awards.

How to Nominate a Member for a District Award:
1.    Locate the specific award for which the member would qualify,
2.    Download that award’s nomination form (directions below) since each award has its own specific form,
3.    Complete the form in full, providing as much detail as possible,
4.    Ensure you have two nominators (nominations submitted without two will be returned and may miss the deadline), and
5.    Return the nomination form to the Awards Committee by the deadline for the specific award (contact information below).

To download the form, click on the link. Save the uncompleted document to your desktop where you can complete the form. Save the completed document. The completed form can be emailed, as an attachment, to the Awards Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Alternatively, you may choose to print the form, fill it out and then scan and email it as an attachment to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or mail it to Carol Runions, 817 Mulvey Ave, Winnipeg  MB  R3M 1G5 or hand it to any member of the Awards Committee before the deadline as noted below.
If you need help in completing the form, please contact Heidi McIlwain This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Nomination deadlines:

February 28 annually - nomination deadline for 3 awards which recognize contributions over several years. These awards will be presented at the Spring Convention.

  • Eric Stuhlmueller Memorial Award – District leadership
  • George Craigie Memorial Award – club level contributions
  • Jack Gillespie Builders Award – membership and club building

Spring annually (at least 2 weeks prior to the Spring Convention) – application deadline for the KW Pin – 10 years simultaneous and continuous membership in 2 clubs. This award will be presented at the Spring Convention.

List of District Awards (click on award name to move to that item)

  1. Eric Stuhlmueller Memorial Award - District leadership
  2. George Craigie Memorial Award - club-level work
  3. Jack Gillespie Builders Award - membership and club building
  4. KW Pin - 10 years+ continuous membership in multiple clubs

  Eric Stuhlmueller Memorial Award

The Eric Stuhlmueller Memorial Award recognizes a Toastmaster who has demonstrated outstanding, dedicated and inspirational leadership, to carry out Eric Stuhlmueller’s theme as International President to “Belong, Participate and Succeed” through continuous service at the Club and District level over many years.

Nomination form: Eric Stuhlmueller Memorial Award (opens in a new window as a PDF)

Recipient List

2016 - 2017 Debb Solvason
2015 - 2016 Catriona Younger
2014 - 2015 Scott Winning
2013 - 2014 Heidi McIlwain
2012 - 2013 Rachel Elders
2011 - 2012 Dorian Guerard
2010 - 2011 James Tepper
2009 - 2010 Dallas Bagby
2008 - 2009 Marian Kremers
2007 - 2008 Donald Willcox
2006 - 2007 Joanne McDowall
2005 - 2006 Harry Hobbs
2004 - 2005 Bev Phillips
2003 - 2004 Robert McDowall
2002 - 2003 Bill Gordon
2001 - 2002 Ken Perrett
2000 - 2001 Val Brown
1999 - 2000 Sherri Wood
1998 - 1999 Mel Nott
1997 - 1998 Bert Angus
1996 - 1997 Don Dunand
1995 - 1996 Richard McCallum
1994 - 1995 Al Shaw
1993 - 1994 Barbara Main
1992 - 1993 Joe Masi
1991 - 1992 Gordon McIlroy & Arnold Michelson
1990 - 1991 Shelley Walker
1989 - 1990 Wayne Sweeney
1988 - 1989 Jack Gillespie
1987 - 1988 Fred Bieber

George Craigie Memorial Award

The George Craigie Memorial Award recognizes a Toastmaster who doesn't normally enjoy recognition from the District, but whose contributions have focused on their home club, through the encouragement of membership growth and retention, while continuing to contribute to the District wherever possible.

Nomination form:George Craigie Memorial Award (opens in a new window as a PDF)

Recipient List

2016 - 2017 Barbara Bayer
2015 - 2016 Ardythe Basham
2014 - 2015 Tara Pearce
2013 - 2014 Carol Runions
2012 - 2013 Tatyana Chshyolkova
2011 - 2012 Gerald Allen
2010 - 2011 Ivy Fraser
2009 - 2010 Mary Jambor
2008 - 2009 Liz Jonasson
2007 - 2008 Joan Gordon
2006 - 2007 Gerald Dyck
2005 - 2006 Alfred Kerperin
2004 - 2005 Mary McKee
2003 - 2004 Lucille Mahon
2002 - 2003 Del Duffield
2001 - 2002 Rob Duncan
2000 - 2001 Don Schau
1999 - 2000 Arnold Mikelson
1998 - 1999 Fred Stock
1997 - 1998 Don Fontaine
1996 - 1997 Don Eppler
1995 - 1996 Jules Legal
1994 - 1995 Donna Sillery
1993 - 1994 Pat McFadzean
1992 - 1993 Les Staats
1991 - 1992 Jennet Pidgeon

Jack Gillespie Builders Award

The Jack Gillespie Builders Award recognizes a Toastmaster in District 64 who excels at membership and/or club building.

Nomination form: Jack Gillespie Builders Award (opens in a new window as a PDF)

Recipient List

2016 - 2017 Stuart Cummings
2015 - 2016 Ryan Sturgeon
2014 - 2015 Bonnie Taylor
2013 - 2014 Hilda Vandenbyllaardt
2012 - 2013 Tannis Gordon and Laurette Greenlay
2011 - 2012 Sherri Wood
2010 - 2011 John Sigurdson
2009 - 2010 Mary McKee
2008 - 2009 Ralph & Barb Bell
2007 - 2008 Lionel & Dorian Guerard
2006 - 2007 Dianne Boulay
2005 - 2006 Dallas Bagby
2004 - 2005 Nestor Krawec
2003 - 2004 Lucille Michaud-Kariam
2002 - 2003 Delilah Buchart
2001 - 2002 Kenora Club
2000 - 2001 Maria Kaskiw

  KW Pin

The KW Pin - a lifetime award - recognizes Toastmasters who have ten or more simultaneous and continuous years of membership in more than one club.

Application form: KW Pin (opens in a new window as a PDF)

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