USC STUDENT AWARDS

 

 

 

The University Students’ Council aims to reward those students who have put forth exemplary volunteer or community effort in the form of USC sponsored awards.

Below are the various award descriptions and the application link (when open). Please note the annual deadline falls in February each year for all awards


FUTURE OF WESTERN AWARD

The Future of Western Award is presented annually to a full-time, first-year student leader who has excelled in two of the following areas: academics, student government, athletics, music or dance or fine arts, and philanthropy. Value: $250.00

2018/19 Winner: Adam Dilouya
2017/18 Winner: Yuxuan Jiang
2016/17 Winner: Ronald Chow
2015/16Winner: Danny Chang
2014/15 Winner: Angela Leroy

 

HONOUR W AWARD

The Honour W Award is presented annually to two (2) full-time undergraduate students at Western University. The award recognizes outstanding contribution to the community through volunteer service or extra-curricular activity, and academic achievement.

2018/19 Winner: Camilla Parpia and Peter Gariscsak
2017/18 Winners: Anthony Li and Ruth Neumann
2016/17 Winners: Marlene Haines and Felicia Tai
2015/16 Winners: Vivian Tan and Sophia Wen
2014/15 Winners: Shelby Wallace and Athena Ko

 

STUDENT ATHLETE AWARD

The Student Athlete Award is presented annually to a full-time undergraduate student athlete that demonstrates outstanding leadership and proficiency in their sport. Value: $500.00

2018/19 Winner: Ashlyn Hersey
2017/18 Winner: Christopher Anthony
2016/17 Winner: Nolan Anderson
2014/15 Winner: Shane Roberts

 

STUDENT AWARD OF MERIT

The Student Award of Merit is presented annually to two (2) full-time undergraduate students who are not in their first year and have excelled in at least two of the following areas:  academics, student government, athletics, music or dance or fine arts, and philanthropy. Value: $500.00

2018/19 Winner: Rachelle Li and Jerika Caduhada
2017/18 Winner: Malini Hu and Emma Phillips
2016/17 Winners: Katherine Tang and Kathleen Welsh
2015/16 Winners: Angela Ye Seul Kim and Gurleen Chahal
2014/15 Winners: Nicole Li and Basmah El-Aloul

 

THE TRACEY KNIGHT MEMORIAL AWARD

The Tracey Knight Memorial Award is presented annually to a full-time undergraduate student serving as a first-time Councillor on the University Students’ Council.  A Councillor cannot nominate himself/herself.

2018/19 Winner: Cheryl Fernandes
2017/18 Winner: Frank Ye
2016/17 Winner: Trevor Wright
2015/16 Winner: Nabil Afzal
2014/15 Winner: Jake Carman

 

USC ALUMNI AWARD

The USC Alumni Award is awarded to two (2) full-time undergraduate students in any program, who are not in their graduating year. It is based on financial need, and involvement in extra-curricular activities at Western or in the community.  Applicants must be eligible for OSAP as determined by the Office of the Registrar. Value: $800.00

2018/19 Winner: Angus Lai and Mark Grinberg
2017/18 Winners: Peter Akioyamen and Mohamed Moselhy
2016/17 Winners: Geetika Gupta and Jessica Tao
2015/16 Winners: Tish Lewis and Maher Alazzam
2014/15 Winners: Nikki Pilo and Victoria Mendonca