Ewen Nelson Memorial Award

Donor Information

  • Endowed by the friends, family and colleagues of Ewen Nelson in remembrance of Ewen's dedication to The Steadward Centre, the University of Alberta and the many graduate students he helped and enjoyed working with over the years.

Award Value

  • $1,200

Nomination Deadline

  • October 1

Eligibility Criteria

  • Awarded annually to a student registered full-time in a graduate degree program in the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation who exemplify the qualities and values of Ewen Nelson. Selection will be based on superior academic achievement (gpa of 3.5 or greater), and a demonstrated commitment to the advancement of opportunities for persons with disabilities to lead physically active lifestyles.

Application Process

  • There is no application form; eligible students will be considered automatically by the Faculty of Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation

Past Recipients

Lindsay Meghan Eales (2016)
Kassi Anne Boyd (2015)
Kyle Joseph Pushkarenko (2014)
Chantelle Rae Zimmer (2014)
Kelsie Leanne Acton (2013)
Tara Maria Chisholm (2012)
Kyoung June Yi (2011)
Jennifer Anne Leo (2009)