The following awards are nominations from a Seneca faculty or staff member.
If the criteria below applies to you, please contact a Seneca faculty or staff member to consider nominating you for the W.T. Newnham Leadership Awards or Stephen E. Quinlan Award.
The deadline to submit nominations is 4 p.m. on February 16, 2018
W. T. Newnham Leadership Award ($1000)
This trophy and award is presented to a student in their last year of studies, who has demonstrated their ability to function as a leader of students leaders in the enhancement of the quality of student life at Seneca College. A minimum GPA of 2.5, plus outstanding leadership related to a short term project or a yearlong activity will be the major criterion.
Stephen E. Quinlan Award ($600)
The Seneca Student Federation Inc. will annually present a trophy and award created to recognize and honour retired President, Stephen E. Quinlan. A large trophy with the name of each year's winner will be displayed at the college and the winner will receive a commemorative trophy as a keepsake.
The major criteria for the award include:
- Academic achievement (minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0);
- Significant contribution to assisting other students in a voluntary capacity;
- Contribution to assisting others in the community beyond Seneca College;
- Demonstration of strong personal integrity, sound character and tenacity.