President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships
Nominations are now open for the 2020 President's Award for Public Engagement Partnerships.
Do you know of an exemplary community-university partnership that is in keeping with the goals of Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework (PEF)?
If so, please consider submitting a nomination through our new platform between June 1 and July 30.
See FUND GUIDE HERE.
Click here to downland a sample application form.
If you have any questions about the nomination process or procedure please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The winning partnership 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.
2019 Award winner. Innu Language Project (ILP). Dr. Marguerite MacKenzie, professor emeritus, Department of Lingusitics (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences) and Ms. Kanani Penashue-Davis, Mamu Tshishkutamashutau-Innu Education (2019 winner)
Previous Award Winners
Young Adult Cancer Canada. Dr. Sheila Garland, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Oncology, Department of Psychology (Faculty of Science) and Mr. Geoff Eaton, Young Adult Cancer Canada (2018)
25 Years of Community-University Engagement at Ferryland Newfoundland - Dr. Barry Gaulton, Memorial University and Jane Severs, The Colony of Avalon Foundation (2017)
SucSeed Expansion - Dr. Lynn Morrissey, Memorial University & Mr Adam Smith, Choices for Youth (2017)
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)