Funded by the Office of the Vice-President (Research), this award recognizes faculty, staff, and students at Western, who are engaged in a range of efforts directed towards improving the quality of life for individuals and communities around the world. Preference will be given to the recognition of activities undertaken by the candidate that have current or potential international impact.
A maximum of $5,000 may be awarded and must be used in support of humanitarian efforts as chosen by the recipient.
The Western Humanitarian Award internal adjudication and selection process is managed by Research Development & Services.
A complete application will consist of:
See the 2017 program guidelines for more details on this competition's internal process.
Please note the following:
February 15, 2017 Final application and signature page must be submitted to RDS
Spring, 2017 Award announcement, and lunch celebration