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Alumni Awards 

Discover annual awards programs that recognize alumni and friends across communities.

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Arbor Awards

The Arbor Awards recognize alumni volunteers whose loyality, dedication and generosity has made a positive mark at the University of Toronto. Find out more


OISE's Arbor Award highlights:

InspirED Awards

OISE's InspirED Award honours administrators and leaders who have made immense contributions to the education sector. View highlights from the 2019 awards luncheon to honour friend and philanthropist Dr. Eric Jackman.  


Learn about our InspirED winners:

Leaders & Legends Awards

Nominate OISE alumni and friends for the Leaders & Legends Awards!

The Leaders and Legends Awards are back! Recognize the many outstanding contributions of alumni and friends of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education locally and globally with six unique awards. The 2020 nomination deadline has passed.

Natural Curiosity Awards

Edward Burtynsky Award For Teaching Excellence in Environmental Education

The Edward Burtynsky Award at OISE's Natural Curiosity and the Dr. Eric Jackman Insititute of Child Study honours in-service elementary school teachers and early childhood educators for their excellence in environmental inquiry across Canada. Apply today.

Dr. David Suzuki Fellowship Award

Each year, OISE's Natural Curiosity and the Dr. Eric Jackman Insititute of Child Study honour two promising teacher candidates graduating from an accredited Ontario faculty of education program. The David Suzuki Fellowship recognizes excellence in pre-service environmental education of elementary school children. Apply today.


U of T Alumni Awards

Every year, extraordinary members of the University of Toronto community go above and beyond. They mentor students, launch new programs, bring in teaching innovations, grow our community. U of T honours inspiring people every year with these prestigious alumni awards.

U of T alumni annual awards:

Did you know? We created the OISE Alumni Association Fellowship to recognize and support doctoral students who volunteer with our alumni.