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Nominate an inspiring woman or gender diverse person to win! 

Nomination deadline: March 28



Do you know a remarkable, inspiring, talented woman or gender-diverse person in the film industry? Now is the time to recognize their contributions with a WIFT-AT WAVE Award nomination!


The WAVE Awards will be presented on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at the WIFT-AT Making Waves conference.


Nomination Steps


  • A nomination pitch write-up (maximum 500 words)

  • This document should convincingly detail why your nominee should be recognized by WIFT-AT. Consider any volunteer work, awards, and achievements you feel the person should be recognized for.

  • A résumé and/or filmography of the nominee.

  • Contact information for both yourself and the nominee.

  • One letter of recommendation from an industry professional. (Optional: An additional letter of support. No more than two letters of support per nomination please.)

There is no limit on the number of nominations submitted by any one person. If you have previously submitted a nomination that was not selected, please consider resubmitting.

All nominations are kept confidential, and there is a new selection committee each year.


All nominations must be received by email to (subject line: WAVE nominee) by March 28 at 11:59pm AST.


Questions about the nomination process? Contact:

The WAVE Awards are open to any woman working in film, television, or screen-based media in any Atlantic province.
While the awards are intended to recognize the accomplishments of women, men and women are encouraged to submit nominations. We do not limit the number of submissions by any one person.

We encourage nominations for women and gender diverse individuals who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour, LGBTQIA2S+, or living with disability dynamics.

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