Student Awards

BScPA Program Academic Achievement Award

Description

To recognize the Academic Achievement of a graduating Physician Assistant student

Eligibility

  • The Year 2 BScPA Student in good standing, with the highest cumulative grade point average (cGPA) in their cohort, upon program completion (15 credits)

Nomination & Selection Criteria

  • Determined by Program Director in August, annually, to a graduating student

Award Logistics

  • Graduate notified by email, official letter and award provided at Fall Convocation events

 

PA Student of the Year

Description

To recognize a Year 2 PA student for demonstrating exemplary qualities of a Physician Assistant

Eligibility

  • Any Year 2 BScPA Student in good standing
  • Winner of Academic Achievement Award is not eligible for this award

Nomination

  • Nominated by peers, self, faculty or PA/MD teachers
  • Nomination is to include:
    • Full name of the nominee
    • Up to 1000 character statement describing:
  • A summary of the known contributions supporting the nomination
    • The impact of these contributions on others

Selection Criteria

  • Judged by the Awards committee
  • Criteria to include any of:
    • Collaborates with others
    • Provides service to advance the PA profession
    • Demonstrated leadership in local, regional or national activities
    • Advocates for patients and the community
    • Participates in scholarly activities related to the practice of medicine
    • Demonstrates professional, respectful and ethical behavior

Award Logistics

  • Graduate notified by email, official letter and award provided at Fall Convocation events
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