Nominations Open for Tuned-In Canada 2021

Nominate a CCSA Member today!

QUISPAMSIS (NB), January 11, 2021 - The Canadian Communication Systems Alliance (CCSA) is pleased to announce nominations are now open for Tuned-In Canada: The CCSA Awards 2021, a long-standing annual CCSA initiative which celebrates the contributions CCSA-Member independent communications companies make to their communities and for their customers.

“If ever there was a time to recognize the amazing ways in which our Members serve Canadians across this country, the time is now!” said Jay Thomson, CEO of the CCSA. “We are fortunate that we can take this opportunity to celebrate how, in the face of the unprecedented challenges Canadians have faced this past year, CCSA Members have kept their customers connected, informed and entertained through the internet, TV and telephone services they offer.”

The 2021 contest categories are:

Public Voting Categories

Juried Categories

Best people: on-camera community channel personality

Best story: giving back

Best photo: connecting Canadians

Best story: game changer

Best content: community channel programming

Canadians can nominate their local CCSA Member communications provider by visiting the Tuned-In Canada 2021 Nominate page. The deadline to submit nominations is January 22nd at midnight (Atlantic).

Shortlisted nominees will be announced on February 25th and Canadians will have a chance to vote and support their local nominees beginning March 18th.

Winners in each category will be announced on April 12th and will receive $1,000 to donate to a community charity of their choice. 



The Canadian Communication Systems Alliance (CCSA) represents more than 100 Independent companies providing internet, TV & telephone services to hundreds of thousands of Canadians in communities generally outside urban markets, from coast to coast to coast. CCSA members include community cooperatives, family businesses, municipalities and companies owned by Indigenous Peoples. For more information, visit and



Cheryl Mangusso
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