Alumnae Awards


Over the years, Brescia has had the opportunity to recognize many bold alumnae for their outstanding career achievements and tremendous contributions to the community.

Consider nominating one of your outstanding friends or classmates to be honoured with an award at Homecoming this year.

The Carmelle Murphy Alumnae Award of Distinction

The award was established in 2001 in honour of Carmelle Murphy (’51) in recognition of her dedicated service to Brescia.

Eligibility

This award recognizes the accomplishments of Brescia graduates who have:

  • Shown achievement in their chosen field;
  • Contributed to the development of others;
  • Contributed to their community;
  • Demonstrated outstanding characteristics;
  • Acted as a role model for others.

Nominations for 2018 are now closed.
To nominate an alumna for 2019, please complete the online nomination form no later than August 1, 2019.
For more information, contact brescia.alumnae@uwo.ca.

Sister Mary Lou McKenzie Young Alumnae Award of Merit

This award was renamed in 2011 after Sister May Lou McKenzie in honour of her dedication to Brescia and its students. The recipient will be an alumna of Brescia University College who has graduated within the past 10 years.

Eligibility

This award recognizes the accomplishments of Brescia graduates who have:

  • The recipient will be an alumna of Brescia University College who has graduated within the past 10 years.
  • She will have consented to be nominated
  • She will be available to attend the award presentation on the Sunday of Homecoming. (In the case of a posthumous award, a member of the deceased’s family must be present to accept the award.)

Nominations for 2018 are now closed.
To nominate an alumna for 2019, please the online nomination form no later than August 1, 2019.
For more information, contact brescia.alumnae@uwo.ca.

All nominations are reviewed by the Governance Committee of the Alumnae Association. Any questions for the committee may be directed to brescia.alumnae@uwo.ca.