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Brian Yealland Community Leadership Award2015 Recipients

Nomination deadline:  2021 deadline to come

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Named in honour of Brian Yealland, the Chaplain at Queen’s University for 32 years, the Brian Yealland Community Leadership Award will be presented annually to Queen’s students, individuals or groups,  who make a significant contribution to society by working with and encouraging youth who are experiencing social, behavioral, economic or other challenges by helping them realize their worth as individuals and their potential to achieve.


  • Open to both undergraduate and graduate students
  • Recognition is for demonstrated leadership and initiative in a volunteer capacity
  • Must be associated with a campus or local community-based organization
  • Student must be in good standing with the University
  • Self nominations not accepted

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. Recipients and nominators will be notified. Other nominators, please check website for the recipient announcement.

Number of Awards:  

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


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