Elsie MacGill Awards Gala – The Elsie

The Foundation’s national awards program, The Elsie MacGill Awards  (“The Elsie”) was established in 2009, and each year honours up to eight women for their contributions in specific aviation and aerospace disciplines. Award categories are: Flight Operations, Government, Business, Education, Pioneer, Engineering and Rising Star.  Northern Lights Website

Through a nomination and judging process honourees are named each year and they are recognized each fall at a gala dinner. The event highlights the honourees’ life history through a combination of visuals, display materials and speakers who have known her throughout her personal and business life.

2019 Gala Information

  • Date: Saturday, September 28, 2019
  • Time: 6:00 – 11:00 pm
  • Location: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel and Conference Centre
  • Buy tickets here
  • Join the Women in Aerospace Canada Table – contact Leigh at leigh.kras@wia-canada.org

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact fundraising@northernlightsaerofoundation.com.