Blue and Gold Awards Program

The Blue and Gold Awards program honours alumni who have distinguished themselves through outstanding service to the alma mater, their communities, Atlantic Canada and beyond.

We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023 Blue and Gold Awards:

Young Alumni Achievement - Mullaivannan Manoharan (Class of '11/'14)
Volunteer of the Year - Kim Cogswell (Class of '86)
Distinguished Alumnus Award - Bloyce Thompson (Class of '94)

Young Alumni Achievement Award
Mullaivannan Manoharan - Class of '11 and '14

Alumni Volunteer of the Year Award
Dr. Kim Cogswell - Class of '86


Distinguished Alumnus Award
Minister Bloyce Thompson - Class of '94

Nominate an Alumnus

Fill out the online form to nominate an alumnus today! Supporting documentation (if applicable) can me emailed to

Mailing Address
Alumni Engagement                                                         
Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture
Box 550
Truro, NS B2N 5E3