Members of the public are invited to make written submissions to the Ottawa Valley Country Music Hall of Fame to recommend a person, duo or group/organization as a potential candidate for induction into the Hall of Fame.
In order to be considered for nomination, a person, duo or group/organization must have made a significant contribution to country music in the Ottawa Valley and/or have been a native of the Ottawa Valley who has achieved either local, national and/or international recognition in the industry. Consideration will be given to someone who has received notable recognition in the country music industry for an extended period of time. The intent of induction into the Hall of Fame is to honour individuals who are easily recognizable for their efforts over a number of years.
In general terms, the Ottawa Valley is considered to include Eastern Ontario and Western Quebec. For a more detailed description of what we consider as the Ottawa Valley, click here.*
All submissions must include a complete bio, listing years in the business, musical accomplishments, etc. It should be noted that a submission is only guaranteed consideration by the Nominating Committee and there is no guarantee that the name(s) will be added to the list of potential candidates.