Queen's University
Search Type


Student Affairs

site header

Peer Leadership Award

Congratulations to 2015 Recipients Kaylee Clark and Emma Dargie!

Nomination Period:  

2016 nominations will open in early 2016.

Deadline to submit your applications:  (Nomination period:

Download Nomination Form (DOCX, 41KB)

Save completed nomination form on your computer, then send as an email attachment to: vpdean.sa@queensu.ca

The Peer Leadership Award will be presented annually to Queen’s students who, through their commitment, skill, dedication and interest in helping others, have exemplified excellence in peer-to-peer assistance and outreach.


  • Open to both undergraduate and graduate students.
  • Recognition is for demonstrated leadership in peer assistance and outreach.
  • Must be employed/associated with a Queen’s University program or service.
  • Academic standing is also a consideration for this award.

Selection Criteria:   

A strong nomination will demonstrate:

  • Breadth of impact
  • Contributions above and beyond what would normally be expected
  • Length of contribution
  • Support for nomination

    Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee coordinated by the Office of the Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs. The nominee’s unofficial transcript will be accessed by the Office of the Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs to confirm the student is in good academic standing.

    Number of Awards:  

    A maximum of two awards conferred in March of each calendar year


    • Recipient(s) will be recognized at Student Engagement Reception sponsored by the Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs.
    • Recipient's name(s) will be engraved on a plaque mounted on campus.