UC Merit Awards

The UC Merit Awards are given to graduating UC students who have made exceptional contributions to UC student life through co-curricular involvement at the College or within their academic program.

UC students, faculty or staff can nominate students for consideration as award recipients. Self-nominations are also welcome.

UC Merit Award Nominations are now open. Submit candidates for recognition by completing the Nomination Form.
The nomination deadline is: Monday, February 20, 2017. 

Should you have questions, please contact Meng Lim, Student Life Coordinator, at uc.studentlife@utoronto.ca.

Past Merit Award Recipients

2017

Ingi Abdel Aziz Subothan Impanathan Alexandra McKinnon
Aseel Anabtawi (Health Studies) Abbey Kachmar Kara Place
Ramsey Andary Anton Kaptainis (Sexual Diversity Studies) Max Stern (Canadian Studies)
Gaya Astvatsatryan Jonathan Liang Christian Tai Udovicic
Dalal Badawi Helen Liu Marie Trotter (Drama)
Meimei Fong Elizabeth Long (Cognitive Science) Sylvia Urbanik
Liam Fox Christoper Lozano Leah Varga
Gitanjali Goolsarran Lynn Ly Melissa Vincent
Tisha Hasan Alexandra McKeen Sean Xu

2016

Ozora Amin Ruhi Kiflen (Health Studies) Eric Schwenger
Jesse Berlin (Cognitive Science) Rebekah Lowe (Sexual Diversity Studies) Kerrie Stambler
Jacqueline  Chiu Paida Magumbe Amanda Stojcevski
Rochelle Coelho Matthew Mohan Nikki Tavassoli
Olivia Dziwak (Canadian Studies) Buchra Nassab Adolf Toral
Mobolaji Edun Sophia Park Elyse Waugh (Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies)
Hisham Imtiaz Ryan Phillips Sophie Wolpert Paterson
Kimiya Karbasy Jordana Schiralli Eric Wu

2015

Adeeba Ahmed (Health Studies) Yolanda Ho Cathy Santos
Rebecca Ballarin (Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies) Danielle Klein Ana Taruc
Candi Chin-Sang Madison Kurchik Erika Thauberger
Michelle Cook (Canadian Studies) Jordan Lavoie Niroja Thirugnanasampanthar
Caroline Davis Munira Lila Enang Ukoh
Benjamin Donato-Woodger Meng Lim Eric Wu
    William Xiao

2014

Ayyaz Aamer Nishi Kumar Jacqueline Aimee Quenneville (Sexual Diversity Studies)
Saleh Ushay Ashraf (Canadian Studies) Ben Le Spencer Sawyer
Scott Dallen Samuel MacTavish Madison Schaffner
Van Dang Ferah Mahmoud Justin Leigh Struss (Health Studies)
Andrew Evershed Jeremy McGibbon Margot Thomaidis
Michael Galang Lyndsay Menzies Kate Hale Wilkes
Harshita Jagadeesh Jenny Pust Steven Wojnarski
Greg Katsoras (Cognitive Science) Sarah Qidwai Liz Wong
Donghee Kim    

2013

Jarrar Ahmed Cara Evans (Health Studies) Alexandra Robertson
Alexandra Baczynskyj (Drama) Aggie Gao Semra Sevi
Megan Chan Kelcie Jones Paul Trzaski (Canadian Studies)
Danni Chu Briar Knowles (Drama) Paul Weadick (Sexual Diversity Studies)
Jennifer Couto (Canadian Studies) Dan Lee Katharine Wong
Shirin Dason Katrina Persad Ejona Xega
Benjamin Dionne  

2012

Shaun Alphonso Annie Dang Ruslana Krantman
Banafsheh Bagheri Jeska Eedens Brett Nguyen
Kathryn Binnersley (Drama) Nuria Elkout Natasha Novac (Sexual Diversity Studies)
Phoebe Boa Niloofar Entezari Rachael Pascoe (Health Studies)
Jesse Borg Noah Halpern Dushyaan Sri Renganathan
Tom Cardoso Kelly-Ann Hewko (Canadian Studies) Alice Tse
Megan Chen Ji-Soo Kim Hannah Zhang