1997 Awardees


  • Excellence in Arts/Entertainment: Luther Hansraj
  • Excellence in Business: Maryanne Chambers
  • Excellence in Community Service (Organization): Jamaican Canadian Association (JCA)
  • Excellence in Education: L. Cliff Gyles
  • Hall of Fame: Herb Carnegie
  • Excellence in Law: Judge Micheline Rawlins
  • Excellence in Media: Cynthia Reyes
  • Excellence in Medicine: Dr. Granville Da Costa
  • Excellence in Politics: Senator Ann Cooks
  • Excellence in Religion: Dr. Samuel Donkor
  • Excellence in Science: Dr. David Bur
  • Youth Achievement Award: Karen Warner
  • Posthumous: Ms. Barbara Issac