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Alumni Awards 

Discover annual awards programs that recognize alumni and friends across communities

Arbor Awards

The Arbor Awards recognize alumni volunteers whose loyality, dedication and generosity has made a positive mark at the University of Toronto. Learn more about this prestigious award

OISE's Arbor Award highlights:

InspirED Awards

OISE's InspirED Award honours administrators and leaders who have made immense contributions to the education sector. Learn about past InspirED Award recipients:

Leaders & Legends Awards

Our Leaders and Legends Awards recognize the many outstanding contributions of OISE alumni and friends (executive volunteers and donors) with six unique awards. Learn more about the Leaders and Legends Awards, and how to nominate a peer. 

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 two prestigious alumni awards: The Carl Mitchell Award for Community Engagement and The Rose Wolfe Distinguished Alumni Award.

We award students who give back. The OISE Alumni Association Doctoral Fellowship recognizes and supports doctoral students who volunteer with our alumni. Learn more and apply for the $10,000 fellowship.