Call for Nominations for The Dr. James L. Walker Convocation Award
The Dr. James L. Walker Convocation Award
This award was established in memory of Dr. James L. Walker, a Brandon University department head, psychology professor and research consultant whose innovative teaching, socially relevant research and integration of research into treatment programs for Alzheimer’s patients transformed the lives of students, colleagues and patients. Valued at $1,000, it will be awarded at convocation to a graduating undergraduate student in the Psychology or Behavioural Neuroscience honors program who has demonstrated both academic excellence (a minimum of clear standing) and leadership within their community. The award will be conferred by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Head, Department of Psychology.
If you would like to be considered for this award please e-mail Carolyn Walsh (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the subject line: Walker Convocation Award Application. Attached to your email should be a single pdf document which consists of: 1) your resume/cv and, 2) a one-page summary of how you have demonstrated leadership within your community. Deadline: Monday, April 12, 2021 at 5 pm