Is there a list of people who have received the Order of Canada?


Quick Answer

The Governor General of Canada maintains a list of recipients of Order of Canada awards on the Order's official website located at GG.ca. Users can search for recipients by name or for all persons who have received a specific honor.

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The Order of Canada has recognized over 6,000 individuals for service to Canada in fields such as science, business and diplomatic relations, as of 2015. There are currently three levels of recognition within the order. The Governor General recognizes members of the Order for regional or local achievements in a specialized field, while officers are honored for service at the national level. Internationally-recognized members of the Order of Canada receive the rank of companion.

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