Congratulations Fall 2017 Graduates and Award Winners!

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources Ph.D. Prize
The prize is awarded annually for the best Doctoral thesis – Katherine Turner

Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources Masters Prize
The prize is awarded annually for the best Masters thesis – Cody Ross

Direct Entry Scholarship
5 scholarships at $1000 are offered annually to students who are admitted directly from high school and pursue studies at The Clayton H. Riddell Faculty. For the 2017-2018 academic year, 5 scholarships were awarded: 

Emma Doell
Cortney Jaworski     
Leandra Martin
Keira Nichol
Noelle Wood
Bachelor of Environmental Science
Bachelor of Arts in Geography
Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography
Bachelor of Environmental Science
Bachelor of Environmental Studies


Indigenous Direct Entry Scholarships
1 scholarship at $1000 is offered annually to an indigenous student who is admitted directly from high school and pursues studies at The Clayton H. Riddell Faculty. For the 2017-2018 academic year, the scholarship was awarded to:

Leah Dickenson      Bachelor of Environmental Science
       

Undergraduate Admission Scholarships
5 scholarships at $1000 are offered annually to students that have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours and a minimum GPA of 3.50 & pursue studies at The Clayton H. Riddell Faculty. For the 2017-2018 academic year, 5 scholarships were awarded:
    
Dan Miguel Blanco
Stefanie Kornberger
Laura Lucas
Daniel Stasolla
Yekaterina Yezhova     
Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography
Bachelor of Environmental Studies
Bachelor of Environmental Studies
Bachelor of Science in Geological Sciences
Bachelor of Environmental Science


Undergraduate Indigenous Admission Scholarships

1 scholarship at $1000 is offered annually to students that have completed a minimum of 24 credit hours and a minimum GPA of 3.50 & pursue studies at The Clayton H. Riddell Faculty. For the 2017-2018 academic year, the scholarship was awarded to:
    
Jessica Ruggles             Bachelor of Environmental Sciences


Graduate Entrance Scholarships
13 scholarships at $5000 are offered annually. The purpose of the award is to attract outstanding students to graduate programs offered by units in the Faculty. For the 2017-2018 academic year, 13 scholarships were awarded:

Chantal Maclean
Sadia Mustafa
Zachary Rempel
Folarin Solademi
Jessica Waldinger     
M.N.R.M.
M.N.R.M.
M.N.R.M.
M.N.R.M.
M.N.R.M.
Maxwell Day
Cody Kuchka
Cody Ross
Ph.D., Geological Sciences
Ph.D., Geological Sciences
Ph.D., Geological Sciences
Aura Diaz  
Carlie Lau
Corey Pletsch
Lauren Timlick
Tanjina Tahsin
Ph.D., Geography
M.Sc., Environment and Geography
M.A., Geography
M.Sc., Environment and Geography
M.Env., Environment and Geography


Other notables - Graduate
B.A. Baryla Geography Graduate Student Travel Award for a full-time MA (Geography) or PhD (Geography) student who will be attending a professional meeting or conference in order to present the results of their research (poster or oral presentation) – Lisa Matthes

Dr. Weir founded the Department of Geography in 1951, served as Head from 1951 to 1971 and was a Professor Emeritus.The Weir Award is offered for an outstanding Master’s Thesis presented by a student in the department. – Kaela-Mae Hlushko

C.K. Bell Memorial Research Prize for a graduate student who demonstrates special merit in pre-Cambrian geo-scientific research – Richard From

Rita Wadien Memorial Scholarship for a graduate student with excellent academic standing and is pursuing thesis research in geology or geological sciences – Maxwell Day

Sally and Keith Caldwell Teaching Assistant Fund – Kevin Ramlakhan & Tassia Stainton

Debra and Ross Pitman Graduate Scholarship in Geological Sciences for a graduate student who has achieved high standing in course related to geophysics and has demonstrated an interest and aptitude in geophysics, physics of the Earth, exploration geophysics – Kevin Ramlakhan

Winthrop Spencer Gold Medal for outstanding achievement in Geological Research – Lauren Eggie


Other notables - Undergraduate
Dr. A.W. Hogg Undergraduate Scholarship for highest standing in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources – Yekaterina Yezhova

Isbister Scholarship in Environment for highest standing, except the graduating year in the Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Environment, Earth, and Resources - Yekaterina Yezhova

Mr. & Mrs. S. W. Golden Prize for highest average in Second Year Geography Major – Robert Bottrill

Class of Arts & Science ’30 Prize in Geography – Trevor Toews

Tire Stewardship Manitoba Scholarship in Environmental Studies for a full-time student in the Riddell Faculty who has completed a minimum of 24 credit hours towards the completion of a Bachelor of Environmental Science or a Bachelor of Environmental Studies with high academic standing – Laura Lucas

Frontier Supply Chain Solutions Scholarship in Geography for full-time students with high academic achievement who are pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Physical Geography, and who are in their Second or Third year of study – Amanda Bone
 
Roscoe R. Miller Scholarship for highest standing in Second or Third year Honours Geography – Alexis Masse
 
Joseph Wolinsky Scholarship for outstanding merit in Second Year Geography – David Guezen

Philip and Marjorie Eckman Scholarships for an undergraduate student who has achieved high academic standing and have demonstrated an interest in mining engineering or hard rock geology – Ryan Desjarlais

Dr. George Brownell Memorial Scholarship for high standing in courses in the Department of Geological Sciences at the Undergraduate level – Daniel Stasolla

Diana Loranger Memorial Scholarship for a student who has completed the second or third year of student with high academic standing – Austin Goncalves and Chukwuebuka Meribe

Donald McIvor Scholarship for high academic standing in year two of the Honours Program in Geological Sciences – Daniel Stasolla
 
Douglas Bartlett Fahlgreen Memorial Award for highest marks in Geology subjects of Second Year Geological Science Honours – Austin Goncalves
 
Irving Levi Prize in Geology for highest standing in mineralogy and petrology at the second year level – Ryan Desjarlais
 
Kenneth Bergwall Memorial Scholarship for a student who achieved high standing in courses related to engineering geology such as geophysics, structural geology, engineering geology, and/or hydrology – Edward Barrow
 
Mike and Lesia Muzylowski Scholarshipos of Excellence for students in their Second, Third or Fourth year in any Honours or Major degree program offered by the Department of Geological Sciences with high academic standing – Ryan Desjarlais, Daniel Stasolla
 
Mineral Society of Manitoba Prize for high standing in at least the second year of the Honours or major Geological Sciences programs with a demonstrated aptitude in either mineralogy or paleontology – Ilona Funk
 
Paul R. Beaudoin Memorial Geochemistry Scholarship for outstanding abilities in the areas of Chemistry and Geochemistry – Ryan Desjarlais

 

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