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The Emergency Management Exemplary Service Award (EMESA) award nominations have been extended by one month.

Nominations close on August 1, 2022.


The Alberta Emergency Management Agency (AEMA), in partnership with other organizations, host a variety of emergency management conferences, workshops, seminars and consultations across the province to help educate, prepare and engage Albertans.

These important opportunities provide a platform for the professional development of the emergency management sector.

Emergency management award

Emergency Management Exemplary Service Award (EMESA) is a prestigious recognition of exceptional service and achievement in the field of emergency management for deserving individuals and groups in 5 categories:

  • Resilient Communities
  • Search and Rescue Volunteers
  • Search and Rescue Employees
  • Youth
  • Outstanding Contribution to Emergency Management

Until August 1, 2022, the AEMA will collect nomination forms in the categories of:

  • Resilient Communities
  • Youth
  • Outstanding Contribution to Emergency Management

Use the following forms to get started:

Alberta applications must be submitted to [email protected] by August 1, 2022. Nominations will be assessed by a committee between August and September 2022 and submitted to Public Safety Canada for final endorsement.

Go to Public Safety Canada for details on the awards process.

Upcoming events

2022 Emergency Management Stakeholder Summit

Details coming soon.

For more information, visit 2021 Emergency Management Stakeholder Summit or contact [email protected].


Event materials from past stakeholder summits are available below.


Connect with the Alberta Emergency Management Agency:
Email: [email protected]

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