Biochemistry

Biochemistry Student Awards

 
The Dr. G. Stuart Wiberg Scholarship ($1,500)
Awarded based on academic performance for students entering their 4th year in the biochemistry program
  • Award Recipients
     2018  David Campbell
     2017  Gaurav Adhikari
     2016  Yifei Wu
     2015  Pola Rutkowski & Ami Vora
     2014  Ghazal Danesh
     2013  Matthew Mah
     2012  Nazek Nourredine
     2011  Yuan Guo
     2010  Sachin Rathee
     2009  Bradley Martin
     2008  Kelly Robinson
     2007  Renfred Chow & Cathy Wang
     2006  Brian Lee
     2005  Miranda Brun
The Bill Paranchych Memorial Scholarship ($4,000)
Awarded based on academic performance for students entering their 4th year in the biochemistry program
  • Award Recipients
     2018 Tess Lamer
     2017 George Han
     2016 Juan Colazo
     2015 Stephania Irwin
     2014 Danny Huang
     2013 Tangzhi (Richard) Li
     2012 Karissa Giraldi
     2011 June Kang
     2010 Karina Arneson
     2009 Matthew Benesch
     2008 Justin Fedor
     2007 Maria Lee

Society of Chemical Industry Student Merit Award (Membership in ACS)
Awarded to an outstanding student graduating from the biochemistry program
  • Award Recipients
    2018 Luam Araya
    2017 Taran Perry
    2016 Graeden Winkelaar
    2015 Nichole Winczura
    2014 Jeremy Lim
    2013 Michelina Kierzek
    2012 Kayla Baretta
    2011 Amy Smith
    2010 Sara Moore
    2009 Matt Solomonson
    2008 Shaun McKinnie
    2007 Nikhil Raghuram
    2006 Miranda Brun
    2005 Marie Chau
    1997 Samuel Sia
    1996 Samuel Sia
    1994 David Sykes
    1993 Diane Booth
    1992 Jennifer Walker
    1991 Jean-Christophe Rochet
    1990 Gregory Huyer
    1989 Brenda Kellogg
    1988 Joanne Macen
    1987 Dale Talbot
    1986 Natalie Yanchar
    1983 C.F. Evans & L.E. Kay
    1982 C.G. Lobe
    1981 Brett Barton Findlay
    1980 Masao Fujinaga
    1979 Tania Helen Watts
    1978 David Hugh Evans
    1977 Danielle Monique MacBeth
    1976 L.M. Larratt
    1975 G.D. Brayer
    1974 E.J. Findlay
    1973 E.H. Ball
    1972 S.A. Carlsen
    1971 Laurence E. La Rue
    1970 L.S. Lemieux
    1969 J.I. McCalla
    1968 J.A. Stapleton
    1967 R. Tsujikawa
    1965 D.R. Tovell
    1964 G.M. Gullenson
    1962 M.A Gotaas

Morgan-Scraba Prize ($300)
Awarded for the best overall academic performance by a student graduating from the honors program
  • Award Recipients
     2018 George Han, Sarah Zehnder, Luam Araya, Gaurav Adhikari
     2017 Juan Colazo, Emily Maplethorpe, Yifei Wu 
     2016 Stephania Irwin, Danica Matson, Steffane McLennan, Brandon McLeod
     2015 Danny Huang
     2014 Laura Halperin, Michal Gozdzik & Anahit Azurmayan
     2013 Ramanaguru Siva Piragasam
     2012 Raymond Odsen
     2011 David Kramer
     2010 Matthew Benesch & Bradley Martin
     2009 Kelly Robinson
     2008 Shaun McKinnie, Renfred Chow, Maria Lee & Erin Dul
     2007 Nikhil Raghuram
     2006 Miranda Brun
     2005 Maria Chow
     2004 Gordon Seto
     2003 Karolyn Au & Anton Cherney
     2002 Anice Lowen
     2001 Tina Dasgupta
     2000 Jing Hu & Chris Sheremata
     1999 Xu Wang
     1998 Kirstin Jahns
     1997 Samuel K Sia

The Lauritz Percy Simonson Scholarship ($500)
Awarded to a biochemistry student for outstanding performance in BIOCH 401
  • Award Recipients
     2018  Changhao Fang, Caleb Loo
     2017  Darek Heinz and Sarah Zehnder
     2016  Emily Maplethorpe
     2015  Richard Liu
     2014  Nichole Winczura
     2013  Laura Halperin
     2012  Ramanaguru Siva Piragasam
     2011  Sally Wu
     2010  Becca (Xiaodan) Deng
     2009  Max Buchko

CM Kay Book Prize
Awarded to the student with the top score in BIOCH 465
  • Award Recipients
     2018 Tess Lamer
     2017 Sarah Zehnder
     2016 Yifei Wu
     2015 Danny Huang
     2013 Richard Tangzi Li
     2012 Ramanaguru Siva Piragasam
     2011 Joel Buihiire
     2008 Shaun McKinnie
     2006 Jiaozhi Lu & Brian Lee
     2004 Maria Chau &Julius Poon
     2002 Wilson Chan
     2000 Jason Coughlin
     1998 Xu Wang
     1996 Samuel K Sia

Smillie Book Prize
Awarded to the student with the top score in BIOCH 420
  • Award Recipients
     2018 Sonya Soh
     2017 Juan Colazo
     2016 Trevor Poitras
     2015 Stephania Irwin
     2014 Nichole Winczura
     2013 Nicholas Lee
     2012 Nazek Noureddine
     2011 Rananaguru Siva Piragasam
     2010 David Kramer
     2009 Zachary Guenther
     2007 Cathy (Xueqian) Wang 
     2005 Miranda Brun & Karen Lodge
     2003 Anton Cherney & Ersilia Coccaro
     2001 Tina Dasgupta
     1999 Jayne Moyse
     1997 Samir Patel & Philina S. Lee