2011 Awards of Excellence

PDADC #17, 2010-11

MEMORANDUM

To: Principals, Deans, Academic Directors and Chairs
Registrars
Alumni Development Officers and Senior Development Officers
From:        Barbara Dick, Executive Director, Alumni Affairs
Date: October 4, 2010
Re: 2011 Awards of Excellence
  

The University of Toronto Alumni Association (UTAA) is accepting nominations and applications for the 2011 Awards of Excellence. This annual program recognizes and celebrates the achievements and contributions of exemplary members of the University community.

The program includes: the Faculty Award, the Chancellor's Award, the Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award, the Ludwik and Estelle Jus Memorial Human Rights Prize, the Carolyn Tuohy Award in Public Policy, the Northrop Frye Award, the Vivek Goel Faculty Citizenship Award, the John H. Moss Scholarship, and the Adel Sedra Distinguished Graduate Award.

We encourage the university community to bring forward worthy candidates and to recommend to qualified students that they apply for the prestigious scholarships. Additional information about the awards is available at http://alumni.utoronto.ca/s/731/index.aspx?sid=731&gid=1&pgid=663. Nomination and application forms are also available on this site. Please note that deadlines have been pushed up to accommodate the earlier ceremony date for 2011. Deadlines are as follows:

* Nominations for the Faculty Award, the Joan E. Foley Quality of Student Experience Award, the Ludwik and Estelle Jus Memorial Human Rights Prize, the Carolyn Tuohy Award in Public Policy, the Northrop Frye Award, and the Vivek Goel Faculty Citizenship Award will be accepted until 5:00 pm on Friday, December 10, 2010
* Nominations for the Chancellor's Award will be accepted until 5:00 pm on Monday, January 17, 2011.
* Applications for the Adel Sedra Distinguished Graduate Award will be accepted until 5:00 pm on Friday, December 10, 2010.
* Applications for the John H. Moss Scholarship will be accepted until 5:00 pm on Friday, December 10, 2010.

All recipients will be honoured at the Awards of Excellence ceremony on Wednesday, April 6, 2011 in the Great Hall of Hart House.

For further information, please visit the website listed above, or contact Satpal McCaughey in the Division of University Advancement at 416.946.8668.