Award criteria

The Faculty of Science established the Alumni Team Award to honour and recognize significant service, contribution, and achievements of a group of two or more Science alumni. This prestigious award is bestowed upon alumni who demonstrate significant contribution(s) in one or more of the following areas:

  • Professional or Academic Achievement: recognizes the accomplishments of Waterloo Science alumni in business, management, academic careers, and research
  • Contributions to Community: recognizes the accomplishments of Waterloo Science alumni in volunteer leadership, humanitarian endeavours, and community and public service

The nominees must hold University of Waterloo Science undergraduate and/or graduate degree(s). 

Nomination process

The Faculty of Science welcomes nominations for the Contribution to Science Award from alumni, students, staff, retirees and members of the public.

To nominate an alumnus for the Alumni Team Award, a short online nomination form must be completed for an individual to be considered.


Nomination deadline: April 30.

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