Recognition Awards:



CHES Recognition Awards


Hans Burgers Award for Outstanding Contribution to Healthcare Engineering 
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 Terms of reference        Nomination Form

This award is presented to a resident of Canada as a mark of recognition of outstanding achievement in the field of healthcare engineering.  Candidates must be members of CHES and the achievements can be either a series of contributions or one outstanding contribution. 
  2023 Recipient:  Steve McTaggart  |  Journal Article



Wayne McLellan Award of Excellence in Healthcare Facilities Management 
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Terms of reference     Application Form

This award recognizes facilities that have had outstanding success in the completion of a major capital project, an energy efficiency program, an environmental stewardship program, or in a team building exercise.

2023 Recipient: Alberta Health Services  Journal Article

Past recipients


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President's Award sponsored by Trane Resized

Terms of reference

The purpose of this award is to foster engagement and encourage chapter participation in executive and committee work in order to support the work of the Society.  The award will be presented to the chapter of the Canadian Healthcare Engineering Society that demonstrates its commitment to education, administration and representation in the activities of the Chapter and the National Board.

2023 Recipient: Maritime Chapter   Journal Article

Past recipients



CHES Grants



Young Professionals Grant (YPG)

Terms of reference

The Young Professional Grant (YPG) allows architects, engineers, technicians and other technical disciplines who are just starting their careers in the healthcare field the opportunity to attend the CHES National Conference as an educational opportunity and to network with other professionals.

2023 Sponsor:  CHES BC

2022 Sponsor: CHES Ontario

2019 Sponsors: CHES Alberta, CHES Ontario

2018 Sponsor: CHES Ontario

2017 Sponsors: CHES Ontario, R&C Dixon Consulting Ltd.

Candidate Application Form

Sponsor Application Form

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