School of Computer Science Alumni Honours and Awards

The School of Computer Science Alumni Honours and Awards nominations process is open! Nominations will be accepted until April 6th, 2021. Recipients will be celebrated at the School of Computer Science's Alumni Honours and Awards Virtual Gala on June 24th, 2021.

Award of Excellence

The Award of Excellence recognizes an individual for organization (company, foundation or association) for its support of the School of Computer Science. This award exemplifies accomplishments based on, but not limited to: volunteerism/participation/promotion in/of various events with the School of Computer Science, university governance, government support, financial assistance, fundraising efforts, hiring graduates and co-op students, and research collaboration. This award recognizes the important role that individuals and organizations in the community play in supporting the School of Computer Science.

Award of Excellence Nomination Form


Medal of Achievement

The Medal of Achievement is the highest honour awarded by the School of Computer Science and recognizes contributions to the community, education, business and industry so significant that they bring honour to their alma mater, fellow alumni and the University of Guelph. This award recognizes lifetime achievement or a sustained commitment to excellence. Nominees demonstrate both professional and volunteer contributions made on international, national, provincial and/or local levels, as well as demonstrated leadership in business, cultural activities and contributions to other organizations within our communities.

Medal of Achievement Nomination Form


Young Alumnus/a of Honour

The Young Alumnus/a of Honour award recognizes a University of Guelph Computer Science graduate of the last 10 years. The award is presented to an individual who has distinguished him/herself in the profession, the community, the university and/or a related field. Nominees demonstrate significant professional and/or volunteer leadership since graduating from the university.

Young Alumnus/a of Honour Nomination Form

Please submit your nomination package in one of the following three ways:

  • Mail: Melissa Woo, Alumni Advancement Manager, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Guelph - Alumni House, 50 Stone Road East, Guelph ON, N1G 2W1
  • Fax: 519-767-2044
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