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Convocation Awards are posted here FOR INFORMATION ONLY. Most awards are by faculty selection. There is no need to fill out an application.

Convocation Awards - Kingston

Bayer Inc. Animal Health Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program who demonstrates excellence in lab animal techniques.

Biotech Award of Excellence
Awarded to a graduating student from the Biotechnology Program on the Kingston Campus.  Student will have demonstrated above average academic achievement, good manual dexterity in lab work, and excellent professional attitude.

Biotech Team Player Award
Awarded to a graduating Biotechnology student who displays exceptional commitment to the role of a team player.

Brown's Fine Food Service Award
Awarded to a returning Hotel & Restaurant Management student on the Kingston campus, based on merit and good academic performance.

Caduceon Environmental Laboratories Award
Awarded to a graduated of the Biotechnology Program, who has achieved outstanding academic and technical proficiency in Biotechnology.  This student has also demonstrated a professional attitude, a commitment to quality and the principles of teamwork.

Central Sales Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program who has, in the opinion of faculty, exhibited a distinct improvement over the three years of their program.

CICE Leadership Award
Awarded to a graduate of the CICE program whose positive attitude, leadership qualities, and dedication in their studies embodies the goals of the Community Integration through Cooperative Education program.

Commissionaires Business Security Award
Awarded to the graduate of the Police Foundations Program who demonstrates the best understanding of the relationship between business and security.

CUPE Local 109 Municipal Employees of Kingston Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Social Service Worker Program on the Kingston campus who has demonstrated perseverance and commitment while successfully juggling the competing demands of school and parental responsibilities.

David McKay Memorial Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Behavioural Science Technology Program who, in the opinion of the faculty, has demonstrated excellence in both the classroom and in work placement. 

Dominion Biologicals Ltd. Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Medical Laboratory Science Program based on academic and technical achievement in immunohematology.

DynaTech 2000 Inc. - Animal Clinics Award
Presented to a graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program who has demonstrated the highest standing in the animal clinics course.

Early Childhood Education - Advisory Committee Award
Presented to the graduating ECE student on the Kingston campus who has improved academically from semester to semester, has performed professionally in placement, is sensitive to the needs of children in program planning, has demonstrated compassion in the classroom or in field placement, and has been actively involved in school life.

Early Childhood Education - Alumni Association Award
Awarded to the "Outstanding Student(s)" in the Early Childhood Education Program graduating class; based on the recipient's professionalism both in the classroom and in field placement.

Emond Harnden LLP Award   
Awarded to a graduate of the Law Clerk Program who has demonstrated a high degree of excellence in Civil Litigation.

Extendicare - Bachelor of Science in Nursing Award
Awarded to two graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program, on the Kingston campus, who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to providing personal and compassionate care that enhances the quality of life of clients who reside in a long-term care facility.

Extendicare - Practical Nurse Award
Awarded to two graduates of the Practical Nurse Program, on the Kingston campus, who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to providing personal and compassionate care that enhances the quality of life of clients who reside in a long-term care facility.

Faculty Award - Early Childhood Education
Awarded to a mature student who has actively contributed to student life while balancing school and family responsibilities.

Fisher Biotechnology Award
Available to a student enrolled full time in the Biotechnology Technologist program, on the Kingston Campus.  The student will have demonstrated a marked academic improvement through the course of the program in addition to improvement in practical lab skills and professionalism.

Fisher Scientific Award
Presented to a graduate of the Medical Laboratory Science Program based on academic and technical achievement in hematology.

Frances R. Morris Award
Awarded to a Practical Nurse graduate on the Kingston campus who exhibits tireless caring and selfless commitment to the college or peers, is a role model for healthy living, and demonstrates a sincere commitment to learning.

Gordon Clenahan Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Law Clerk Program who has demonstrated a high degree of excellence in conveyancing.

Helen Henderson Care Centre Award
Awarded to the graduate of the Social Service Worker Program on the Kingston campus who demonstrates the greatest potential for a career in activities and recreation.

Hill's Small Animal Nutrition Award
Awarded to a graduating Veterinary Technology student who has demonstrated an interest in small animal nutrition and dietary management.

Kingston and District Kennel Club Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program who has demonstrated proficiency in clinical pathology.

Kingston Community Credit Union Leadership Award
Awarded to a graduate of any program based on demonstrated cooperative spirit and related activity, which impacts positive results and significant contribution to college and student life.

Kingston District Human Resources Prof. Assoc.
Presented to a graduating student enrolled full-time in the Business Administration - Human Resources Program at the Kingston Campus based on academic achievement, leadership skills and college/community involvement. 

Kingston Foundation For Autism Spectrum Disorder Award
Presented to the graduate of the Autism and Behavioural Science Program that demonstrated the greatest contribution to the autism community.

Kingston Frontenac Early Learning Child Care Network Award
Available to a graduating student enrolled full-time in the Early Childhood Education program, on the Kingston Campus. The candidate will plan to stay and work within the City of Kingston and County of Frontenac in the licensed field of ECE for a minimum of one year and meet an above average standard in their field placements ONLY. The KFELCCN would like this award to focus on field placement grades and not necessarily academic grades.

Kourtney Elizabeth Memorial Award
In honor of Kourtney Elizabeth, this award will be presented to a graduating CYC student who has overcome personal struggles and has used this opportunity to enhance the lives of individuals who have been marginalized or have experienced trauma.

Margaret Cole Community Mental Health Award
Awarded to the graduate of the Social Service Worker Program on the Kingston campus, who through placement experience, demonstrated the most allegiance to the ideals of psychosocial rehabilitation while working with people who have a serious mental illness. 

Marie Rhoades Memorial Award
Awarded to a graduating Early Childhood Education student on the Kingston campus who has demonstrated outstanding performance as a student teacher in field practicum through interactions with children, staff, parents and faculty, high academic achievement and a passion for the ECE field.

Mary Brennan Memorial Award
Awarded to a mature Behavioural Science Technology graduate who has exemplified a sincere, supportive and caring attitude for others, a cheerful disposition, patience and kindness, professional behaviour, a high level of achievement in academics and field placement.  Candidates should be nominated by peers.

Master Insulators' Association of Ontario Award
Awarded to a graduating Carpenter General student who has demonstrated a high level of academic excellence, an understanding of the application of building energy efficiency, and an interest in working in commercial or industrial construction. 

Ontario Veterinary Medical Association Award
Awarded to an outstanding graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program based on above average academic standing, clinical expertise, leadership qualities and involvement in extracurricular or community activities.

Oxoid Inc. Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Medical Laboratory Science Program, based on academic and technical achievement in microbiology.

Para-Med Health Services Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program on the Kingston campus based on leadership qualities; concern for other students and commitment to the field, good field placement performance, and good overall academic achievement.

Police Foundations Program Advisory Committee Award
Awarded to a Police Foundations graduate on the Kingston campus who best meets the objectives of academics, fitness and practicum/volunteer initiatives.

Royal Canin Canada Veterinary Division-Professionalism Award
Presented to a graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program who has demonstrated a high degree of professionalism over the three years in the program.

Royal Canin Canada Veterinary Division - Top Student Award
Presented to a graduate of the Veterinary Assistant Program who has achieved the highest academic and practical performance.

RPNAO Award of Excellence 
Awarded to a graduate of the Practical Nurse Program who demonstrates: strong leadership ability, self-directed learning, excellence in theory and clinical nursing practice, professional and personal growth and an understanding of supporting their professional affiliation.

Sherri Chwalek Memorial Trust Award
Awarded to a Behavioural Science Technology graduate who has exemplified a sincere, caring attitude for the developmentally disabled, a cheerful disposition, patience and kindness.

Social Service Worker Faculty Award
Awarded to the Social Service Worker graduate on the Kingston campus who has shown the most personal and professional growth during his/her time at college.

Somagen Histotechnology Award
Presented to a graduate of the Medical Laboratory Science Program, based on high academic and technical achievement in histotechnology.

St. Joseph's School of Nursing Alumnae Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program on the Kingston campus based on demonstrated excellence in Nursing. 

Sysco Award
Awarded to a Culinary student whose commitment to learning and personal development has made a positive impact on the Culinary Program.

The Kingston Humane Society Award in Memory of Tony Fardella
Presented by the Kingston Humane Society to a graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program who exhibits dedication to the care of animals. Selected by staff of the Kingston Humane Society.

The Murray Morrell Award

Available to a mature student in the Law Clerk program who demonstrates Murray's commitment to his studies and the positive effort he always displayed.

The Robin Hicks Emerging Professional Award
Awarded to a student graduating from the Autism and Behavioural Science program who has consistently demonstrated leadership and professionalism in the program.

Tierney Simpson & Prytula Award
Awarded to a graduate of the three year Business Administration - Accounting Program on the Kingston campus who has demonstrated a high level of achievement in all areas of the program.

Vera Blanchard Black Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Office Administration - Medical Program who has achieved the highest standing in Medical Science and class participation.

YMCA of Kingston Award
Awarded to a graduating Fitness and Health Promotion student who has excelled academically and demonstrated great potential through leadership in the classroom and proficiency in work placement.

Convocation Awards - Brockville

Barb Berry Memorial Bursary
Available to a graduating student in the nursing program on the Brockville campus who has demonstrated professionalism and above average academic achievement during their program.

Brockville Community Foundation - Douglas Scott Memorial Award
Available to a graduating Police Foundations student on the Brockville campus in good academic standing who demonstrates great potential for success through fieldwork and volunteerism.  Candidates will have shown maturity, leadership, honesty, respect and support for others, teamwork and an ongoing dedication to personal physical and mental well being.

Brockville Fine Arts Alumni Award
Awarded to a graduating Fine Arts student who has demonstrated outstanding artistic potential and has made significant contribution to school and/or community life through the use of their artistic talents. 

Brockville Fine Arts Creativity Award
This bursary is available to a graduating student enrolled full-time in the Fine Arts Program at the Brockville Campus who has demonstrated creativity, as selected by the full-time Fine Arts Coordinator.

Brockville General Hospital - Practical Nurse Award
Awarded to a graduating student of the Practical Nurse Program who demonstrates the ability to recognize and accept special needs of patients, consistently demonstrates the ability to relate effectively with patients and utilizes the nursing process effectively in his/her patient assignments.

Brockville Professional Firefighters Association Award
Awarded to a graduating student in the Pre-Service Firefighter Education and Training Program on Brockville Campus who is committed to the profession, shows dedication to continued improvement and maintains an acceptable standard of academic achievement.

Canadian Federation of Mental Health Nurses Award
Available to a graduating student in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program who has demonstrated an interest in the area of mental health nursing

CICE Leadership Award
Awarded to a graduate of the CICE program whose positive attitude, leadership qualities, and dedication in their studies embodies the goals of the Community Integration through Cooperative Education program.

CPHC - Lanark, Leeds & Grenville Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program on the Brockville campus who has demonstrated interest and skill in community nursing. The student will have had a community observation clinical day or preceptorship with CPHC of Lanark, Leeds & Grenville and demonstrate the core nursing values of respect, courage, responsiveness and participation in client care relations with peers and St. Lawrence College staff. The student shall be community minded and will have participated in volunteer work in the Lanark, Leeds & Grenville counties.

Elaine McClintock Leadership Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program based on demonstrated excellence in theory and clinical nursing practice, outstanding leadership skills, as well as professional and personal growth.

Leeds-Grenville Alzheimer Society- Personal Support Worker
Available to a graduate of the Personal Support Worker Program on the Brockville campus who has shown care and concern for clients with dementia while on a placement at a Long Term Care facility

Perth & Smiths Falls District Hospital Award
Awarded to an outstanding graduating Practical Nurse student on the Brockville campus who has shown care and concern for clients while on placement at the Perth and Smiths Falls Hospitals.

Police Foundations Program Advisory Committee Award
Awarded to a Police Foundations graduate on the Brockville campus who best meets the objectives of academics, fitness and practicum/volunteer initiatives.

RPNAO Award of Excellence 
Awarded to a graduate of the Practical Nurse Program who demonstrates: strong leadership ability, self-directed learning, excellence in theory and clinical nursing practice, professional and personal growth and an understanding of supporting their professional affiliation.

The Emerging Health Professional Award
Awarded to an outstanding graduate of the Pre Health Science Program on the Brockville campus based on personal growth and confidence, strong leadership ability, self-directed learning, concern for other students, and good overall academic achievement.

Convocation Awards - Cornwall

Anna Lauzon Memorial Award
Awarded to a Nursing graduate on the Cornwall campus based on technical skills and heartfelt warmth and regard, not only for the patient but for the family members in their time of crisis.

Carefor Health and Community Services - BScN Award
Awarded to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduate on the Cornwall campus who demonstrates ethical decision making; outstanding ability to develop a therapeutic relationship with patients/clients and leadership in nursing.

Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Social Service Worker Program on the Cornwall campus who has excelled in field placement with the Catholic District School Board.

Child's Secret Garden Day Care Bursary
Awarded to a graduate of the Early Childhood Education Program on the Cornwall campus who has demonstrated growth and confidence in the field of Early Childhood Education and shown the ability to apply theory to practice during field placement practicum. The graduate will have also been regular in attendance and demonstrated a positive attitude toward learning.

CICE Leadership Award
Awarded to a graduate of the CICE program whose positive attitude, leadership qualities, and dedication in their studies embodies the goals of the Community Integration through Cooperative Education program.

Cornwall Academy of Medicine Award
Awarded to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduate on the basis of academic proficiency.

Cornwall Chamber of Commerce Award
Presented to a graduate of the Business Administration Program who demonstrates the highest potential to succeed in the competitive field of free enterprise. The graduate demonstrates a keen sense of business management, ingenuity for organization, strong entrepreneurial skills and is willing to invest wisely to achieve their career goals.

Craig Fletcher Memorial Award
Presented annually to a graduate technician who, while maintaining a sound academic record, made a significant contribution to college life and best represents the standard established by the graduating class.

Desneiges Miseferi - Social Service Worker
The Desneiges Miseferi - Social Service Worker award is available to 2 students who meet the following criteria: 1) the student will have successfully completed a placement with an agency that supports people who have a developmental challenge; 2) the student is considering a career that involves working with people who have a developmental challenge; or, 3) the student intends to pursue further education or specialty courses related to developmental challenging conditions.

Free to Become Day Care Award
Presented to the Early Childhood Education graduate on the Cornwall campus who has maintained above average grades in all academic courses and excelled on field placement.  This graduate has demonstrated professionalism in the preparation of lessons, work with the children, teachers, and parents and has clearly demonstrated enjoyment of the children by providing enriching learning experiences.

OACETT - Technician Award
Presented to the two Technician graduates who achieved the highest grade point averages (GPA) throughout the entire program and having completed the program within 4 years. One student will be from the Environmental Technician Program and the other from the Game Development Technician Program. 

Ontario Early Years Centre Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Early Childhood Education Program on the Cornwall campus who has demonstrated sound knowledge and understanding of the factors that influence early childhood development. This graduate's high level of professionalism, acceptance of all families and commitment to the importance of early child development reflect the Ontario Early Year's philosophy.

Roger Samson Memorial Award
Awarded to a graduate of the Business Administration Program on the Cornwall campus who demonstrates creativity, effort and resourcefulness.

RPNAO Award of Excellence 
Awarded to a graduate of the Practical Nurse Program who demonstrates: strong leadership ability, self-directed learning, excellence in theory and clinical nursing practice, professional and personal growth and an understanding of supporting their professional affiliation.

SSW Advisory Committee Award
Available to a graduating student enrolled full-time in the Social Service Worker Program, on the Cornwall Campus. Applicants will have demonstrated above average placement achievement, school and/or community involvement, volunteerism and be in good academic standing.

The Helen Thompson RN Memorial Award-Woodland Villa
Awarded to a graduating Registered Nurse student who has achieved above average academic performance and consistently shows enthusiasm for the field of patient care through demonstrated compassion and professionalism.

Woodland Villa Personal Support Worker Award
Awarded to a graduating Personal Support Worker Program student on the Cornwall campus who has achieved above average academic performance and has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to providing personal and compassionate care that enhances the quality of life for clients.Preference will be given to a student who has successfully completed a work placement at Woodland Villa Long-term Care Home.

Woodland Villa Practical Nurse Award
Awarded to a graduating Practical Nurse student on the Cornwall campus who has achieved above average academic performance and consistently shows enthusiasm for the field of patient care through demonstrated compassion and professionalism. Preference will be given to a student who has successfully completed a work placement at Woodland Villa Long-term Care Home.