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Peer Leadership Award

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

Nomination deadline: March 1, 2021

Download Nomination Form   

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

Eligibility:

  • 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
  • Nominee must be in good standing with the University to be considered for this award
  • Self-nominations are 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. Successful nominees and nominators will be notified. Other nominators, please check website for announcement of recipients.

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

    Recipients

    2020 recipients: Brielle Thorsen (Sc’20) and Step Above Stigma

    L - R: Provost and VP (Academic) Mark Green, Melanie Howard (nominator), Brielle and Dean FEAS Kevin Deluzio


    2019 recipients: Meghann Grenier (Sc’19) and Taylor Bluhm (NSc’19)   

    2019 recipients Meghann Grenier (Sc’19) and Taylor Bluhm (NSc’19)


    2018 Recipients Atul Jaiswal (PhD candidate, RHBS), Jennifer Williams (Artsci’16, MSc'18) and Sexual Violence Bystander Intervention Trainers!

    Atul Jaiswal (PhD candidate, RHBS)Jennifer Williams (Artsci’16, MSc'18)Sexual Violence Bystander Intervention Trainers

    1st photo: Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs, Ann Tierney and Atil Jaiswal

    ​2nd photo: Ann Tierney and Jenny Williams

    3rd: Sexual Violence Bystander Intervention Trainers with Assistant Dean, Student Life and Learning, Corinna Fitzgerald and VP and Dean of Student Affairs, Ann Tierney


    2017 Recipients - Anna Geladi (MPL ’18) and Joyce Leung (B.Ed. ’18)

    Ann Geladi, Dr. Benoit-Antoine Bacon, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic) Dr. Johanne Bénard, Associate Dean (Studies) in Student Services (FAS), Joyce Leung and Dr. Rebecca Luce-Kapler, Dean of the Faculty of Education

    1st photo L-R: Ann Geladi, Dr. Benoit-Antoine Bacon, Provost and Vice-Principal (Academic)

    2nd photo L-R: Dr. Johanne Bénard, Associate Dean (Studies) in Student Services (FAS), Joyce Leung and Dr. Rebecca Luce-Kapler, Dean of the Faculty of Education


    2016 Recipients 

    Christina Lamparter, Jeremy Gooden and Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs, Ann Tierney

    From L-R Christina Lamparter, Jeremy Gooden and Vice-Provost and Dean of Student Affairs, Ann Tierney
    Congratulations Christina & Jeremy! 

    2015 Recipients

    Kaylee Clark and Emma Dargie!

    Emma Dargie 2015 Recipient of the Peer Leadership Award

    Emma Dargie 2015 Recipient of the Peer Leadership Award


    2014 Recipients

    2014 Peer Leadership Award recipients Sean Doherty and Roopa Suppriah hold their plaque
    2014 recipients Sean Doherty and Roopa Suppiah at the awards ceremony, March 2014.

    Sean Doherty and Roopa Suppiah