margaret jetelina: Achievements can be either professional or personal, according to NOW Magazine. Nominees must be aged 15 or older, hold landed immigrant permanent resident or citizen status in Canada, and reside in Canada. EST. To nominate someone for this prestigious national awards program, go to to fill out the simple online nomination form.A nominee can be anyone who has immigrated to Canada and has since contributed to the success and uplifting of this country and/or its people. Through the RBC Top 25 Awards program, we celebrate immigrants who have achieved great things and, in turn, serve as inspiring role models, said Margaret Jetelina, editor of Canadian Immigrant. RBC is committed to supporting newcomers in Canada and is honoured to be able to celebrate their significant contributions and successes that positively effect change in our country, said Ivy Chiu, senior director, newcomer strategy, RBC. These awards not only showcase the richness and diversity newcomers add to the fabric of our communities, but also the important role they play in making Canada the success it is today and will continue to be in the future. Canada has always been known as a welcoming country to immigrants, and these awards are a shining example of that humanitarian hospitality. (www.immigrantscanada.com). As reported in the news.