The annual Canadian Young Freight Forwarder of the Year Award is given to a young individual who best demonstrates the education, knowledge and attitude necessary to become an exceptional freight forwarding professional in the future and is a stepping stone to gain recognition and status in the Canadian freight forwarding industry.

The winner of the Canadian award receives a CA $1,500.00 cash prize and is eligible to participate in the Regional Round of the Young International Freight Forwarder of the Year competition, sponsored by the TT Club and FIATA, with a chance to further compete for the ultimate world prize at the FIATA World Congress, free of any registration fees and accommodation costs and US $1,000 towards the return air ticket to the Congress.

The international award winner receives an international certificate, a trophy, one-week practical industry experience in Hong Kong, London or New Jersey, one-week academic training in the TT Club’s Head Office in London, and one-year free subscription to International Transport Journal in English, French or German.