Awards

Inaugural Disability Studies Award

The University of Winnipeg has awarded its inaugural Disability Studies Scholarship to Evan Wicklund.

Louis Riel Day February 20 – Celebrating Métis student success

WINNIPEG, MB –An additional 74 University of Winnipeg students with Métis roots have received Louis Riel Bursaries for the academic year 2016-2017. Since 1999, the Manitoba Metis Federation and its education arm, the Louis Riel Institute, have been providing bursaries to Métis students attending UWinnipeg, amounting to just over $ 3.8 million. This is possible …Read more >

Indspire and UWinnipeg partner to nurture Indigenous talent

WINNIPEG, MB –A new partnership between Indspire and The University of Winnipeg will help 80 First Nations, Métis and Inuit students in the coming year through the creation of a new award, geared specifically to those with demonstrated financial need. The University of Winnipeg/Indspire Indigenous Awards Program will provide each selected student with an award …Read more >

PACE programs win international awards

The University of Winnipeg Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE) was internationally recognized for its excellence in human resource education this week at the 2017 LEAD (Leadership Excellence and Development) conference in Nashville, Tennessee. LEAD is an annual two-day leadership event that brings together human resource (HR) professionals and organizations from around the world. The …Read more >

Celebrating student success – awards night

Awards Night honours students and donors for valuing academic excellence.

UWinnipeg’s “Intrepid” Scholars  

UWinnipeg students Alyssa Kidd and Jonathan Kornelsen have earned the prestigious Sir William Stephenson Scholarships (also known as the Intrepid) for this academic year.

2017 Distinguished Alumni — Call For Nominations

The University of Winnipeg Alumni Association is calling for nominations from the public for its annual naming of two Distinguished Alumni in 2017. Named at the Spring and Fall Convocations, the Award honours alumni of The University of Winnipeg who have achieved great distinction through their contributions to the University and/or the local or global …Read more >

50/50 Raffle draw celebrating 50th anniversary on January 9

2017 is special for The University of Winnipeg as we celebrate our 50th anniversary with a year of events and activities. We have created two unique funds in honour of the anniversary to support students – the   50th Anniversary Opportunity Fund Bursary and the 50th Anniversary Entrance Scholarship. Tickets are available on campus Mondays and …Read more >

Dr. and Mrs. Roderick Hunter Scholars announced

A lifelong learner and volunteer Ruth Dickinson and avid debater and human rights advocate Adrienne Tessier have earned the Dr. and Mrs. Roderick Hunter Scholarship.

10th Duff Roblin Dinner raised more than $160,000 for UWinnipeg

Over 500 guests gathered at The Fort Garry Hotel, Spa and Conference Centre on November 15th, 2016 to honour Dr. Gerry Price, Chairman and CEO of the Price Group of Companies, with the 10th Annual Duff Roblin Award. A beloved UWinnipeg tradition in its tenth year, this prestigious award pays tribute to former Premier and …Read more >