SoE Alumni Honours and Awards Nomination Categories

Nominations for the 2020 School of Engineering Alumni Honours and Awards are now closed. To read more about the 2020 recipients, please click here.

Award categories include:

  • Young Alumnus/a of Honour: recognizes a University of Guelph Engineering 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. Eligibility requirements: University of Guelph Engineering graduate of the last 10 years who has been out for at least one year (Classes of 2010-2019).
  • Mid-Career Award: recognizes an alumnus/a who graduated 10 to 25 years ago from the University of Guelph’s School of Engineering. This award is presented to an individual who has earned respect within the engineering profession and in the broader community, already attained significant achievements and gives promise to future contributions. Eligibility requirements: University of Guelph Engineering alumnus/a who graduated 10-25 years ago, inclusive (Classes of 1995-2010).
  • Award of Excellence: is the highest honour awarded by the School of Engineering and recognizes an individual or a group/organization (company, foundation or association) for its contributions to the community, engineering, 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. Eligibility requirements: individual or group/organization (company, foundation or association) that has demonstrated a lifetime achievement or a sustained commitment to excellence.

 

Should you have any questions or comments, please contact Melissa Woo at melwoo@uoguelph.ca or 226-820-3401.