Awards

Schulich School of Law Alumni Awards

Each year, we have the honour of recognizing extraordinary members of the Schulich Law community with three awards sponsored by the The Dalhousie Law Alumni Association.

How to Nominate an Alumnus/Alumna

Nominating an alumnus/alumna for the Weldon Award for Unselfish Public Service or Bertha Wilson Honour Society is easy:

  • Refer to the eligibility requirements for each award to ensure the nominee meets the criteria
  • Download the nomination form and complete it
  • Write a letter of support outlining major accomplishments of the nominee and why you feel they should be considered
  • Return the nomination form and your letter of support to the Schulich School of Law Alumni Relations Office by the deadline to lawalum@dal.ca
The Weldon Award for Unselfish Public Service recognizes an alum that has made outstanding contributions to the community and the legal profession in line with the Weldon Tradition. 

Deadline for nominations: April 29, 2022
Membership in the Bertha Wilson Honour Society recognizes the contributions to law and society of our alumni from across Canada and around the world.

Deadline for nominations: April 29, 2022
The Dalhousie Law Alumni Teaching Award recognizes enthusiasm, commitment, dedication and outstanding service to our students by a faculty member.