President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships

President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships 

Nominations now closed.

Memorial University’s President’s Award for Public Engagement Partnerships celebrates exemplary community-university partnerships that are in keeping with the goals of Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework (PEF).

Up to two partnerships will be presented with a certificate by the President of Memorial University during the annual President’s Awards ceremony and the collaboration(s) will receive a cash award of $5000 to support ongoing activities. In addition, the awarded collaborative team(s) will be the subject of a short video produced in collaboration with Memorial’s Centre for Innovation in Teaching and Learning (CITL) that celebrates their project or program.

The call for nominations is held in the spring, with the President's Awards Ceremony held in December. 

Congratulations to the winners of The President’s Award for Public Engagement Partnerships! 

Double Mer Point: Implementing the Rigolet Inuit Community Government's Tourism Strategy - Dr Lisa Rankin - Memorial University and Mayor Jack Shiwak, Rigolet Inuit Community Government (2016 winner)

Extra Judicial Measures - Dr. Rose Ricciardelli, Memorial University and Peter Clarke, RCMP Newfoundland and Labrador (2016 winner)

The Shea Heights Community Alliance - Drs. Lisa Bishop & Stephen Darcy, Memorial University and Melissa Druken, Shea Heights Community Board (2015 winner)

NunatuKavut Research Ethics Project - Dr. Fern Brunger, Memorial University and Darlene Wall, NunatuKavut Community Council (2015 winner)




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