This award has been established in memory of Lorne Russwurm, an internationally known researcher and Professor of Geography 1967-1987. Professor Russwurm was highly regarded by students for his excellence as a teacher and advisor until his death in January 1987. One or more awards valued at a minimum of $600 will be made to recipient(s) who will normally be undergraduate Geography and Environmental Management students entering second, third, or fourth year who began studies as a mature student, have a good academic average (minimum 70%), and who have demonstrated a need for financial assistance. Consideration may also be given to mature graduate students and to undergraduate Geography and Environmental Management students in general. Preference will be given to persons who have actively participated in student, community, or other organizations.
one or more awards valued at a minimum of $600
- undergraduate & graduate students (preference to undergrads) who began their studies as a mature student
- minimum 70% overall average
- financial need
- extracurricular involvement
- Ontario resident
Applications are available from the Student Awards & Financial Aid (SAFA) office.