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The Bob Edwards Award

Bob Edwards Award Past Recipients

A Calgary tradition since 1977, the Bob Edwards Award recognizes a provocative individual who is not afraid to speak his or her mind. Each of these esteemed award recipients has made an impact with their voice in their own unique way.

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d 2017 c

Jann Arden

d 2016 c

Bret "Hitman" Hart

d 2015 c

W. Brett Wilson

d 2014 c

Ian Tyson

d 2014 c

Matthew Good

d 2013 c

Conrad Black

d 2012 c

Mary Walsh

d 2010 c

Lawrence Hill

d 2008 c

George Stroumbo-
ulopoulos

d 2007 c

Gwynne Dyer

d 2006 c

Catherine Ford

d 2005 c

Preston Manning

d 2004 c

Rick Mercer

d 2003 c

Jane Urquhart

d 2002 c

Rex Murphy

d 2001 c

Timothy Findley

d 2000 c

Guy Vanderhaeghe

d 1998 c

Carol Shields

d 1997 c

Peter Gzowski

d 1996 c

John Ralston Saul

d 1995 c

Lise Bissonnette

d 1994 c

Mordecai Richler

d 1993 c

Knowlton Nash

d 1992 c

Jack Webster

d 1991 c

June Callwood

d 1990 c

Allan Fotheringham

d 1989 c

Peter C. Newman

d 1988 c

Patrick Watson

d 1987 c

David Suzuki

d 1986 c

Rene Levesque

d 1985 c

Margaret Atwood

d 1984 c

Andy Russell

d 1983 c

Pierre Berton

d 1982 c

Hugh Dempsey

d 1981 c

James McGregor

d 1980 c

Jack Peach

d 1979 c

James H. Gray

d 1978 c

W.O. Mitchell

d 1977 c

Grant MacEwan