Cultural Tourism Award


This award is presented by Hospitality NL and Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism to an individual or organization that recognizes and promotes the pursuit of cultural expression within the tourism industry.

Cultural Tourism in Newfoundland and Labrador is the offering of an enhanced product and/or experience that celebrates the inherent value of a community’s culture, heritage, and lifestyle. These unique attributes serve to inspire the creation of skilled interpretive opportunities such as crafts, cuisine, the visual and performing arts, literature, the landscape, historic sites, outdoor adventure, festivals, accommodations, and special celebrations which contribute to the tourism industry.

The purpose of the Cultural Tourism Award is to promote the innovative pursuit of cultural expression within the tourism industry. The Cultural Tourism Award will recognize and reward progressive efforts which result in enriched cultural tourism experiences.


Please note: 

  • Nominees must be approved under the Tourism Assurance Plan. Learn more.
  • Nominees must be members of Hospitality NL in good standing.
  • Only complete nomination forms will be accepted.
  • Nominations must adhere to the word limit and supporting documentation guidelines.


To submit a nomination for the Cultural Tourism Award, complete the following 4-part nomination form.

*Deadline for submissions is Tuesday, December 20th, 2022 *

2023 Cultural Tourism Award

  • Part 1: Nominee information

  • Part 2 Nomination Questions

  • Please be sure to accurately answer all of the following questions, as they form the basis of the award criteria used by the selection committee.
  • Part 3: Supporting Documentation

  • You may also provide as part of the award submission:
    • Maximum of 3 pictures (jpeg)
    • 1 supporting document up to a maximum of 250 words (e.g. a testimonial)
  • Drop files here or
    Max. file size: 64 MB, Max. files: 4.
    • Part 4: Nominator Information


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