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Larry DeFlorio
Leadership Award

This award has been established in honour and memory of Larry DeFlorio, Seneca’s Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, Ontario Premier’s Award nominee, former faculty and Coordinator of the Animation Arts Centre (AAC), as a tribute to his vision, leadership, and contribution to Seneca life, students and alumni. Criteria for the award are detailed below:

  • Student enrolled in their final year (or semester) of studies, in any diploma or certificate programs of the Animation Arts Centre (School of Creative Arts and Animation) – ANI, DAN, GAA and VFT
  • Outstanding academic performance (minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0)
  • Demonstrated leadership, compassion, personal integrity and generosity
  • Academic curiosity and intellectual passion
  • Contribution to others and to the community
  • Involvement in student life (e.g. peer tutoring, organized study groups, educational and fundraising initiatives, sports, student government, etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability to balance personal responsibilities and school involvement, and overcoming adversity

Making a donation is easy:

  • Give online by credit card or by payroll deduction. Click “Awards and Bursaries” and select the “Larry DeFlorio Leadership Award”
  • To give by cheque, please make your cheque payable to “Seneca College” and send it to Katie Colvin, Advancement & Alumni, Seneca College, Markham Campus, 8 The Seneca Way, Markham, ON  L3R 5Y1
  • Call 416.491.5050 ext 77285 to give over the phone