Community Builder of the Year

The Community Builder Prize was established to recognize students who demonstrate the ability to build community through initiatives or projects. This award celebrates students who are committed to making a difference in their community. Leadership can be found in many different areas of a student's life and this award is meant to applaud those achievements. The Community Builder of the Year recipient will have dedicated their time to a cause (or many) that speaks to them, and has made a positive impact on others through their work.

Award Amount

These are monetary awards that are dependent on the number of winners per year. In the past the award amount has ranged from $250 to $500 per student.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Have completed, or be working on a community building initiative or project within the community.
  • Demonstrates the ability and willingness to mentor fellow students.
  • Be enrolled in a minimum of nine credits in any program within any Faculty. Students recognized by Accessibility Services with modified course requirements may be considered with a minimum of 6 credits.
  • Has a minimum 2.67 College grade point average.

Award Nomination 

If you know a student who meets the eligibility for this award please click HERE to nominate them. 

Nominations close on Friday March 5th, 2021

If you have any questions about this award, please contact Student Life Coordinator Stephanie Glover at: