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Awards and Nominations (Truro)


Nomination deadline March 15, 2017. The event will take place on April 4, 2017.

Winners will be contacted with ticket information to attend the event. 

Truro Award Criteria

Award Description
Community Service Impact Award This award recognizes a student who and has made significant contributions within their community, by unselfishly giving of themselves through involvement, achievement and leadership, while studying at the Faculty of Agriculture. 
Environmental Leadership Award This award is presented to a student who has made the most significant contribution to improving awareness on environmental and sustainability issues at the Faculty of Agriculture and who best demonstrates passion and inspires others to make a difference.  
Faculty of Agriculture Impact Award This award recognizes a student in good academic standing at the Faculty of Agriculture, who exemplifies the highest level of passion for their discipline, takes initiative in creating new opportunities and encourages their peers to engage in campus initiatives. The Faculty of Agriculture Leadership Award winner positively impacts other students in their faculty and the reputation of their faculty at Dalhousie outside of the classroom
Phillip Stead Memorial Excellence in Student Leadership Award ($2500 Award) To reward and encourage a student with outstanding leadership in the Faculty of Agriculture and/or within the community. The student must have demonstrated his or her capacity to have improved student and general life on the Faculty of Agriculture by organizing or leading groups, events and activities on or off-campus. Selection for this award will include academic performance, financial need, and other awards that have been granted to the nominee.
Residence Life Impact Award The Residence Life Impact Award recognizes an exceptional student leader who has demonstrated significant leadership, commitment and spirit to improving the quality of life of their residence community, led by example, and goes above and beyond to support their peers.  
Campus Engagement Student Government Impact Award This award recognizes a student for their commitment, time, energy, and resources to making a difference through the organization, leadership and engagement of a student club or organization and  by taking an active role in student government through their contribution to a Student’ Association Committee.
Student Innovation Award This award recognizes a student who has demonstrated an innovative spirit by developing a concept or idea that has solved a problem for the agricultural industry and is known for their ability to provide good leadership and works collaboratively with others on campus to move forward innovative and sustainable ideas. 
Global Citizenship Award This award distinguishes a student who has demonstrated an active commitment to internationalization of the campus, promotion of multiculturalism, pursuit of social justice and civic engagement locally and outside the campus community.
Student Ambassador Award This award recognizes s student who has made significant contributions to student life on the Agricultural Campus by unselfishly giving of themselves through involvement, achievement and leadership in campus life through representing and promoting Dalhousie University and demonstrating outstanding school pride.
Student Government Award This award recognizes a student for their commitment and important leadership to the campus by taking an active role in student government through contribution to a Student Union Committee.

Dalhousie University Students’ Association Award 2017

(2 $300 Awards)

2 awards of $300 each will be awarded to Faculty of Agriculture Students who have demonstrated, in the current year, exceptional school spirit and involvement in any or all of the following: DASA sponsored events, volunteering and campus community leadership.


Also presented at the Impact Awards Ceremony:

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Up to four students are selected for a Board of Governors' Award each year, for their exceptional contributions or leadership in the extracurricular realm. Awards are presented at the IMPACT Award ceremony. Nominations require a separate process than the IMPACT awards. Visit dal.ca/governorsawards for more information.