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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Science
May 28, 2016
 
 
Canadian Excellence

Awards, Bursaries, Scholarships, Funding Support



The following information will provide students with details on internal and external Kinesiology & Physical Education student awards.

Student Awards:


KPE - Internal Student Awards

The Joan Heimbecker Award

This award is “presented annually to the graduating Wilfrid Laurier University Honours Kinesiology & Physical Education student with the highest overall 4 year academic average”.
This award is typically presented to the recipient at the post convocation gathering on graduation day (Spring). 
Recipient’s name is engraved on plaque which is displayed in the KPE office reception area.  WLU Bookstore Gift Certificate:  Value $100.00


The CSEP Award

This award is provided by CSEP to each Canadian university with a Kinesiology (or equivalent) undergraduate program and is awarded annually to the top student in exercise physiology related courses. The award consists of a CSEP medallion and commemorative certificate. Both of these items are presented at the post convocation gathering on graduation day (spring). Recipient’s name is engraved on plaque which is displayed on the KPE office reception area. WLU Bookstore Gift Certificate:  $100.00


Academic Excellence Award for year 1/ 2/ 3.

This award is presented to the first, second, and third year student with the highest academic achievement in years 1, 2, and 3.  The recipient’s name is engraved on the plaque which is displayed in the KPE office reception area.     The award is presented at the WLU Kin Kouncil Meet & Greet event in early Fall.  WLU Bookstore Gift Certificate: value $100.00.


The Sandy Young Award

This award is awarded to the student who best combines achievement and enthusiasm in Canadian Sport History. The recipient’s name is engraved on the plaque displayed in the KPE hallway.  The award is presented at the WLU Kin Kouncil Meet & Greet event in early Fall. Gift certificate from the WLU Bookstore – value $100.00

The PHE Award

This award is awarded to the recipient as selected by the KPE student awards committee from applications received in the PHE web criteria.  A PHE plaque and camp membership fees are provided to the recipient.  The award is presented at the WLU Kin Kouncil Meet & Greet event in early Fall.  The recipient’s name is engraved on the plaque displayed in the KPE hallway.  See PHE weblink here for more details.

 

Student Funding Support 

Faculty of Science Students’ Association (FOSSA)

Check out the FOSSA website:  http://fossa.ca/   FOSSA provides students access to resources, including funding up to $300 per person per academic year.   Funding may be provided for Research Assistant Scholarships,  Thesis Poster FundingSpeaker Series Funding

 

As well, FOSSA provides support to 9 Clubs on campus, including our very own KIN KOUNCIL.

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