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Student Life Awards of Recognition

The UOIT Student Life Awards of Recognition acknowledge and celebrate students who demonstrate exemplary leadership practices that align with UOIT’s values.  There are two award categories under which you can nominate a student for recognition.

AWARD CATEGORY

SPECIFIC AWARDS

Student Leadership Awards
  • Accountability (Ethics) Award
  • Community Building Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Respect Award
President's Awards of Excellence in Student Leadership
  • Undergraduate President's Award of Excellence in Student Leadership
  • Graduate President's Award of Excellence in Student Leadership

The nomination period is Tuesday, April 4 to Tuesday May 2, 2017.

LEADERSHIP AWARD

AWARD CRITERIA

Accountability (Ethics) Award

Students nominated for this award should have exemplified dependability and accepted personal accountability in their leadership. They should have incorporated ethical reasoning into their actions and worked to uphold transparent practices.

Community Building Award

Students nominated for this award should have developed or assisted in the development of stronger relationships within and/or between segments of the UOIT community. Through their community building efforts, they should have fostered connections and collaborative practices between peers, groups and/or team members.

Innovation Award

Students nominated for this award should have had a creative impact on their leadership initiatives. They should have built upon, inspired, shaped, or produced inventive ideas that surpassed expectations in their roles. They should have formulated new approaches and considered alternative solutions to existing problems or processes.  

Respect Award

Students nominated for this award should have a history of respectfully acknowledging or appreciating the perspectives and backgrounds of others. They should also have encouraged others to do the same and influenced equitable practices within the UOIT community. 

Visit the Student Leadership Awards page for more information on:

  • Nominee Requirements
  • Nominator Requirements
  • The Nomination Process

AWARD

AWARD CRITERIA

President's Awards of Excellence in Student Leadership 


Students nominated for this award:

  • Should exemplify dependability and accept personal accountability in their leadership;
  • Should incorporate ethical reasoning into their actions and work to uphold transparent practices;
  • Should develop or assist in the development of stronger relationships within and/or between segments of the UOIT community;
  • Should foster connections and collaborative practices between peers, groups and/or team members through their community building practices; 
  • Should have a creative impact on their leadership initiatives;
  • should build upon, inspire, shape, or produce inventive ideas that surpass expectations in their leadership roles;
  • Should create new approaches and consider alternative solutions to existing problems or processes;
  • Should respectfully acknowledge and appreciate the perspectives and backgrounds of others and encourage others to do the same;
  • Should influence equitable practices within the UOIT community.  

Visit the President's Award page for more information on:

  • Nominee Requirements
  • Nominator Requirements
  • The Nomination Process 
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