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Student Awards

Abbreviations: 
KEGS = Canadian Exploration Geophysical Society
GAC = Geological Association of Canada
MAC = Mineralogical Association of Canada
NSERC = Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada
NSERC CGS = NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship
NSERC PGS = NSERC Postgraduate Scholarship
NSERC RCB = NSERC Research Capacity Building Grant
NSERC USRA = NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award
OGGST = Ontario Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology
SEGCF = Society of Economic Geologists Canada Foundation
SEG GSF = Society of Economic Geologists Graduate Student Fellowship

FORMAT: 
Student name (Supervisor name): Source, Year Awarded, Duration, Amount Per Year, Total Award

2017

Matthew Brown: SEG Canada Foundation Scholarship, one time $1,000

Charlotte Stone: SEG Canada Foundation Scholarship, one time $1,000

Elliot Wehrle: SEG Canada Foundation Scholarship, one time $1,000

Dr. Taus Jørgensen (Dr. Douglas Tinkham / Dr. Michael Lesher): The Goodman School of Mines' Best Doctoral Thesis Award, PhD in Mineral Deposits and Precambrian Geology, 2016/17, one time, $1500

Jordan McDivitt (Dr. Daniel Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): The Goodman School of Mines' Best M.Sc. thesis in Geology (Geology focus), 2016/17, one time, $1000

Jaime Caplette (Dr. Graeme Spiers / Dr. Michael Schindler): The Goodman School of Mines' Best M.Sc. thesis in Geology (Environmental Geoscience focus), 2016/17, one time, $1000

Thomas Gore (Dr. Andrew McDonald): David Beilhartz Award - Best Undergraduate Thesis Presentation, 8th April 2017, one time, $1000

Robert Meek (Dr. Michael Schindler): 2017 GAC-PDAC Logan Student Prize, one-time monetary award + one-year membership at GAC

Evan Hastie (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): Best PhD Seminar Award 2016-2017 for "Gold remobilisation"

Keaton Strongman (Dr. Harold Gibson): Best MSc Seminar Award 2016-2017 for "Transitional volcanogenic massive sulfide – high-sulfidation epithermal systems"

Philippe Trudel (Dr. Elizabeth Turner): Best MSc Seminar Award 2016-2017 for "Assessing the “fire and ice”model for the Neoproterozoic Sturtian glaciation"

Brandon Choquette (Dr. Daniel Kontak): First Place (Hons) B.Sc. - LU Poster Award of the PDAC-SEG Student Minerals Colloquium 

Christopher Kelly (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): First Place M.Sc. - LU Poster Award of the PDAC-SEG Student Minerals Colloquium

Evan Hastie (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): First Place PhD - LU Poster Award of the PDAC-SEG Student Minerals Colloquium

Christopher Beckett-Brown (Dr. Andrew McDonald / Dr. Matthew Leybourne): NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship-Master's (CGS M), Sept 2017- Aug 2018, $17,500 over 12 months

Christopher Beckett-Brown (Dr. Andrew McDonald / Dr. Matthew Leybourne): SEG GSF scholarship, 2017, US$10,000 (sponsored by AngloAmerican)

Jonathan Sutton (Dr. Andrew McDonald): SEGCF undergraduate award, 2017, one time, $1000

2016

Dr. Blandine Gourcerol (Dr. Phillips Thurston): The Goodman School of Mines' Best Doctoral Thesis Award, PhD in Mineral Deposits and Precambrian Geology, 2015/16, one time, $1500

Scott Tokaryk (Dr. Daniel Kontak): Finnigan Award for Student Research for Nunavut (NAPEG Education Foundation), 2017, approx. $5,000 to attend and present at the 2017 Nunavut Mining Symposium in Iqaluit, NU. Title of talk: Metamorphogenic Au mineralization localized to a chemically favourable dioritic host rock: The Archean Vickers Intrusive Complex, Nunavut, Canada"

Christopher Beckett-Brown (Dr. Andrew McDonald / Dr. Matthew Leybourne): Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 15,000$ (2016-17)

Christopher Beckett-Brown (Dr. Andrew McDonald / Dr. Matthew Leybourne): Society of Economic Geology Student Field Trip - Porphyry Systems of Central and Southern British Columbia, Aug 2016, All expenses paid field trip

Yiguan Lu (Dr. Michael Lesher): SEGCF Student Grant, 2016, 1 year, $4000 US total

Carol-Anne Généreux (Dr. Bruno Lafrance): SEGCF Graduate Student Fellowship, 2016, 1 year, $10000 US total

Christopher Kelly (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): SEGCF Graduate Student Fellowship, 2016, $5000, one time

Christopher Beckett-Brown (Dr. Andrew McDonald): Best 4th Year Thesis, BSc. Geology, 2016, $500

Keaton Strongman (Dr. Harold Gibson): Goodman School of Mines - Top Graduating 4th year Student Award (B.Sc. Earth Sciences), $500

Jacob Bellrose (Dr. Michael Schindler): David Beilhartz Award, Best Undergraduate Thesis Presentation, one time, $1000

Jordan McDivitt (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): 2016 Mary-Claire Ward Geoscience Award, one time, $5000

Evan Hastie (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): Best PhD Seminar Award 2015-2016, one time

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Photo: Evan Hastie accepting the award from Dr. Pedro Jugo

2015 

Derek Leung (undergraduate): National Deans' Scholarship, 2015-2018, 4 years, $5000 per year

Charles Spath (Dr. Michael Lesher): Best Laurentian University MSc poster, PDAC 2016, one time, $200

Zsuzsanna Toth (Dr. Bruno Lafrance): Best Laurentian University PhD poster, PDAC 2016, one time

Sabrina Sterner (Dr. Harold Gibson): David Beilhartz Award, Best Undergraduate Thesis Presentation, one time, $1000

Jordan McDivitt (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): NSERC-CGS M, 1 year, $17,500

Yiguan Lu (Dr. Michael Lesher): Dean's Entrance Scholarship, 1 year, $5,000

Yiguan Lu (Dr. Michael Lesher): China Scholarship Council, 2 years, $38,400 total

Frédéric Gaucher (Dr. Richard Smith): 2015 KEGS Foundation Scholarship

Yongxing Li (Dr. Richard Smith): Goodman School of Mines Doctoral Scholarship, 1 year, $10,000

Yongxing Li (Dr. Richard Smith): 2015 SEG Travel Scholarship

Yongxing Li (Dr. Richard Smith): 2015 KEGS Foundation Scholarship

Heather Carson (Dr. Michael Lesher): Ontario Graduate Scholarship Program, Graduate Student Scholarship Award

Heather Carson (Dr. Michael Lesher): Geological Society of America Research Grant

Charles Spath (Dr. Michael Lesher): OGGST, 2013 & 2015, $30,000

Charles Spath (Dr. Michael Lesher): Society of Economic Geology Fellowship, 2013-2015, $15,000

Yujian Wang (Dr. Michael Lesher): China Scholarship Council, 4 years

Jaime Caplette (Dr. Schindler): MAC Travel Award, one time, $500 (used for field work in regards to the geochemistry of antimony in the soils of Trail, B.C.)

Christopher Beckett-Brown (Dr. Andy McDonald): NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, $4500

Philippe Trudel (Dr. Schindler): NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, $4500

Adrian Oberland (Dr. Lesher): NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award, $4500

Paul Wawrzonkowski (Dr. Andy McDonald): GAC 2015

Mélanie Bouchard (Dr. Doug Tinkham): PDAC-SEG Student Minerals Colloquium 2015 - Best Poster

Dr. Joseph Petrus (Dr. Balz Kamber): The Goodman School of Mines' Best Doctoral Thesis Award, PhD in Mineral Deposits and Precambrian Geology, 2014/15, one time, $1500

2015 Petrus Gsm Award
Photo: Joe Petrus accepting the award from Dr. Bruce Jago (Goodman School of Mines)

2014

Evan Hastie (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): 2014 Goodman School of Mines PhD Scholarship, 4 years, $40,000 total

Jordan McDivitt (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): Goodman School of Mines M.Sc Scholarship, 2 years, $10,000 total

Jordan McDivitt (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Bruno Lafrance): SEGCF Graduate Student Fellowship, 1 year, $10,000 

Margaret Engelbert (Dr. Harold Gibson): NSERC CGS, 2014-2016, 3 years, $35000/yr, $105000 total

Evan Slater (Dr. Dan Kontak / Dr. Andy McDonald): SEGCF Graduate Student Fellowship, 1 year, $7500

Heather Carson (Dr. Michael Lesher): SEGCF Student Research Grant, 1 year, $5000

Scott Tokaryk (Dr. Dan Kontak): SEGCF Student Research Grant, 1 year, $5000

Kate Rubingh (Dr. Bruno Lafrance): SEGCF Student Research Grant, 1 year, $4000

Kaveh Mehrmanesh (Dr. Michael Lesher): SEGCF Student Research Grant, 1 year, $3500

Katherine Hahn (Dr. Elizabeth Turner): Ontario Graduate Scholarship, $15000

Katherine Hahn (Dr. Elizabeth Turner): PDAC-SEG Student Minerals Colloquium 2014 - Best PhD Poster Presentation

Katherine Hahn (Dr. Elizabeth Turner): Laurentian University Research Week 2014 - Best Talk in Science and Engineering (Feb 2014)

Melissa Pecman (Dr. Richard Smith): DGI Geoscience Scholarship

Geoff Podrucky (Dr. Richard Smith): KEGS (2014-2015)

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Photo: Alan King, Geoff Podrucky (undergraduate student), Frédéric Gaucher (graduate student) and Dr. Richard Smith: Geoff Podrucky was presented the 2014-2015 KEGS scholarship.

2013

Kate Rubingh (Dr. Bruno Lafrance): SEGCF, 1 year, $2,500

Heather Carson (Dr. Michael Lesher): Geological Survey Canada RAP Funding Award

Margaret Engelbert (Drs. Gibson/Lafrance): Roland and Rae Horst Award, $5000

Margaret Engelbert (Drs. Gibson/Lafrance): Ontario Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 1 year, $15,000

Frédéric Gaucher (Dr. Richard Smith): KEGS (2013-2014) 

Katherine Hahn (Dr. Elizabeth Turner): Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science and Technology: $15000 (2013-2014)

Katherine Hahn (Dr. Elizabeth Turner): Northwest Territories and Nunavut Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Best Student Presentation Prize - Yellowknife 

Monika Haring (Dr. Andy McDonald): 2013 MAC Peacock Memorial Prize, $1500 

Monika Haring (Dr. Andy McDonald): NSERC PGS-D, 2013, 3 year(s), $21000/year, $63000 total 

Mary Kerr (Dr. Andy McDonald): MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2012-2013, Membership and $100 gift certificate

Charles Spath (Dr. Michael Lesher): Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2013, $15000 

Charles Spath (Dr. Michael Lesher): SEG Foundation Newmont Mining Fellowship, 2013, $10000 

Zsuzsanna Toth (Drs. Lafrance/Dubé): Roland and Rae Horst Award, $10000 

Joseph Walker (Dr. Michael Lesher): SEG Senior Undergraduate Honours Thesis Scholarship, 2013, $1000 

Paul Wawrzonkowski (Dr. Andy McDonald): MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2012-2013, Membership and $100 gift certificate 

Paul Wawrzonkowski (Dr. Andy McDonald): KGHM Scholarship, $3000

2012

Margaret Engelbert (Drs. Gibson/Lafrance): NSERC CGS M, 1 year, $17,500
Michal Kolaj
(Smith): NSERC CGS-D, 2012-2015, 3 year(s), $35000/year, $105000 total
Robert Lodge (Gibson): SEG CFA, 2012, $4800
Thomas Raskevicius (Lesher): SEG Senior Undergraduate Honours Thesis Scholarship, 2012, $1000
Thomas Raskevicius (Lesher): Teck Undergraduate Scholarship, 2012, $10000

2011

Kolaj, Michal, Smith, SEG and ARCO Oil & Gas Scholarship, 2011, $1000
Kolaj, Michal, Smith, KEGS Foundation & Fugro Scholarship, 2011, $1000
Kolaj, Michal, Smith, Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2011, $15000

2010

Babechuk, Michael, Kamber, NSERC CGS-D, 2010, 2 year(s), $35000/year, $70000 total
Baldwin, Geoff, Turner/Kamber, SEG CFA, 2010, $3500
Fitchett, Craig, Tinkham/Gibson, Ontario Provincial Endowment Scholarship, 2010, $1300
Kolaj, Michal, Smith, KEGS Foundation Scholarship, 2010, $1000
Kolaj, Michal, Smith, SEG Travel, 2010, $1400
Kolaj, Michal, Smith, Ontario Provincial Endowment Scholarship, 2010, $4000
Kolaj, Michal, Smith, NSERC CGS-M, 2010, $17500
Lazich, Brad, Kontak, MAC Travel Award, 2010, $1500
Lodge, Robert, Gibson, Ontario Provincial Endowment Scholarship, 2010, $1300
Lodge, Robert, Gibson, SEG CFA, 2010, $3500
Lodge, Robert, Gibson, Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2010, $15000 (declined because of other awards)
Lodge, Robert, Gibson, NSERC CGS-D, 2010, 2 year(s), $35000/year, $70000 total
McNamara, Galen, Lesher/Kamber, SEG CFA, 2010, $5000
Nelles, Edward, Lesher/Lafrance, SEG Travel, 2010, $1300
Nelles, Edward, Lesher/Lafrance, NSERC Industry Postgraduate Scholarship, 2010, 2 year(s), $21000/year, $42000 total
Petrus, Joseph, Kamber, NSERC CGS-D, 2010, 3 year(s), $35000/year, $105000 total

2009
Mealin, Caroline
, Lesher/Bedard, NSERC PGS-D , 2009-2011, 3 year(s), $21000/year, $63000 total
Mukwakwami, Joshua, Lafrance/Lesher, SEG CFA, 2009, $2000
McDonald, Kathleen, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2008-2009, Membership and $100 gift certificate
Nelles, Edward, Lesher/Lafrance, SEG CFA, 2009, $9000

2008
Babechuk, Michael
, Kamber, MAC Travel Grant, 2008, $580
Babechuk, Michael, Kamber, NSERC PGS-M Scholarship, 2008, 2 year(s), $21000/year, $42000 total
Cafagna, Fabio, Jugo, NSERC RCB Grant, 2008, $5850
Haring, Monika, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2007-2008, Membership and $100 gift certificate
Kuiper, Dianna, Thurston, NSERC PGS-M Scholarship, 2008, 2 year(s), $17300/year, $34600 total
Mukwakwami, Joshua, Lafrance/Lesher, SEG CFA, 2008, $1500
Mukwakwami, Joshua, Lafrance/Lesher, NSERC RCB Grant, 2008, $5850
Ross, Kirk, Kamber/McDonald, NSERC RCB Grant, 2008, $5850

2007
Bazilevskaya, Ekaterina
, Lesher, SEG Foundation Fellowship, 2007, $10000
Mukwakwami, Joshua, Lafrance/Lesher, NSERC RCB Grant, 2007, $5000
Ross, Kirk, Kamber/McDonald, NSERC RCB Grant, 2007, $10000
Sykora, Lesley-Anne, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2006-2007, Membership and $100 gift certificate
Taranovic, Valentina
, Lesher, SEG Foundation Fellowship, 2007, $12000
Taranovic, Valentina, Lesher, GSC RAP Award, 2007, 2 year(s), $17300/year, $34600 total

2006
Tonnelier, Nicolas
, Lesher/Arndt, SEG CFA, 2006, $2800
Tonnelier, Nicolas, Lesher/Arndt, France International Mobility Fellowship, 2006, $3571
Whissell, Mavros, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2005-2006, Membership and $100 gift certificate

2005
Bailey, Kim
, Gibson, NSERC RCB Grant, 2005, $2500
Cirelli, Jonathon, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2004-2005, Membership and $100 gift certificate
DeWolfe, Michelle
, Gibson, PDAC Marie-Claire Ward Geoscience Award, 2005, $3000
Robertson, Lindsay, Spiers, NSERC RCB Grant, 2005, $2500

2004
Bailey, Kim
, Gibson, NSERC PGS-M , 2004, 2 year(s), $17500/year, $35000 total
Cardamone, Jennifer, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2003-2004, Membership and $100 gift certificate
Robertson, Lindsay,
Spiers, NSERC Industry Postgraduate Scholarship, 2004, 2 year(s), $21000/year, $42000 total

2003
Cook, Susan
, Gallie, NSERC PGS M , 2003, 2 year(s), $17500/year, $35000 total
DeWolfe, Michelle, Gibson, NSERC CGS-D , 2003, 2 year(s), $35000/year, $70000 total
Newton, Geoff, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2002-2003, Membership and $100 gift certificate

2002
Almqvist,
Bjarne, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2001-2002, Membership and $100 gift certificate
Mitchinson, Diane
, Gibson, NSERC PGS-M , 2002, 2 year(s), $17500/year, $35000 total

2001
DeWolfe, Michelle
, Gibson, NSERC PGS-M , 2001, 2 year(s), $17500/year, $35000 total
Huminicki, Michelle, Lesher, Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2001, 2 year(s), $15000/year, $30000 total (declined because of other awards)
Huminicki, Michelle, Lesher, NSERC PGS-M , 2001, 2 year(s), $18000/year, $36000 total
Huminicki, Michelle, Lesher, OGSST-Tembec Scholarship, 2000, $7000
Kennedy, Daina Marie, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2000-2001, Membership and $100 gift certificate

2000

Tucker, Brian, McDonald, MAC Undergraduate Student Award, 2000-2001, Membership and $100 gift certificate

1999
Layton-Matthews, Daniel
, Lesher, OGSST-Tembec Scholarship, 1999, $7000