- Awards Application Process
- Awards Timeline
- Award Descriptions
- Adrian D.C. Chan Award for Volunteer and Community Service
- Barrett Fleming Community Engagement Award
- The Carl Gillis Memorial Award
- Cristine Rotenberg Scholarship for Academic and Creative Pursuits
- HOPE Scholarship for Refugee Women
- June Girvan Bursary for Student Leadership
- The Paul Bregman Family Student Experience Award
- 2023 – 2024 Award Recipients
The Student Life Awards are awards that have been established by Carleton University Alumni and stakeholders and serve the purpose of recognizing students for their significant and impactful contributions to the Carleton community. Awards range from $500 – $4,000. Applications for the 2024 Student Life Awards will open in October 2024.
Students will submit their applications for each award they are wishing to be considered for, based on the criteria of each award. Please be sure to read each award thoroughly as they each have different criteria for consideration.
Award Selection Committees will meet in late November, with winners being announced in early December. All award recipients will receive free admission to the SOAR Student Leadership Conference, where you will officially receive your award in a virtual Awards Ceremony.
For 2023, the awards will follow the below application timeline.
|October 1, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.
|December 1, 2023 @ 9:00 a.m.
|December 1 to December 15, 2023
|Notice of Award Status
|December 20, 2023
|Presentation of Award
|SOAR Student Leadership Conference January 2024
Each award has its own criteria and application form. Please review the awards below and visit the web pages to learn more and submit your application.
This award is issued to a full–time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in an Engineering program in the Faculty of Engineering and Design. The award recognizes voluntary involvement and community engagement at Carleton University, outside the classroom, and in the community at large.
The purpose of the Barrett-Fleming Community Involvement Awards is to recognize student community service. This award will be issued annually, when merited, to full-time, or part-time undergraduate students enrolled in any program of study at Carleton University.
Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Director Student Affairs and Student Life to one or more undergraduate student proceeding from one year to another in any program of study at Carleton University. Eligible recipients will be from Atlantic Canada, have demonstrated outstanding achievement in student, community, and/or national affairs and have maintained good academic standing.
This award is issued when merited to two full-time undergraduate students at Carleton University. This award recognizes students who demonstrate a commitment to their education while pursuing creative interests independent of their academic studies.
Awarded annually on the recommendation of the Associate Vice-President, Student Affairs and Student Life to outstanding undergraduate students who are or have been a Convention Refugee or a person in need of protection and are enrolled in any program of study at Carleton University.
This award is issued to a full-time undergraduate student with demonstrated financial need who is involved in student leadership, development, extracurricular activities, or community service opportunities.
The purpose of this award is to support two full-time undergraduate students at Carleton University to participate in experiential learning opportunities such as travel for study and research, competitions, and attending international conferences and workshops.
Adrian D.C. Chan Award for Volunteer and Community Service – Ankita Dey & Nikita Yovchev
Barrett Fleming Community Engagement Award – Lauren Tham, Anastasiia Kostianets & Aurora Tracy
Carl Gillis Memorial Award – Sean Cruz & Hanna MacGregor
Cristine Rotenberg Scholarship for Academic and Creative Pursuits – Delenn Hills & Eleni Tsiolas
HOPE Scholarship for Refugee Women – Fadila Hijazi
June Girvan Bursary for Student Leadership – Senai Debebe
The Paul Bregman Family Student Experience Award – Emma McAllister, Eda Ozturk & Hannah Driedger