Earth Science

David Kobluk Memorial Scholarship

This award was established in 1998 by family and friends in memory of the late Professor David Kobluk, Professor of Geological Sciences at Erindale College (former name of U of T Mississauga).

It is awarded annually to the student who has obtained the highest mark in ERS325H-Field Camp I.

The Frederick R. Burton Scholarship in Earth Science

This award was established in 1980 by Mrs. F. R. Burton in memory of her late husband. Dr. Burton graduated in Mining Engineering and obtained a doctorate in Geology at McGill University. He participated in all aspects of the mining industry as well as being active in the Canadian oil industry from its inception.

It is awarded annually to the Year II student specializing in Earth Science who obtains the highest standing in the courses required for the program.

The Isabel and Tuzo Wilson Scholarship

This award was established in 1985 by friends and colleagues of Dr. and Mrs. J. T. Wilson. Dr. Wilson was the principal of the University of Toronto Mississauga (formerly known as Erindale College) from 1967-1974 and later served as the Director General of the Ontario Science Centre

It is awarded annually to an outstanding full-time student specializing in Earth Science who obtains the highest standing in the courses required for the program.

The Moore Award in Geology

This award is awarded annually to a student with highest standing in 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year in Geology Specialist or Major.

It was were established in 2007 by G.W. Kent Moore, Professor of Physics and past Chair of the Department of Chemical and Physical Sciences. Professor Moore's research interests include high latitude climate dynamics, mountain meteorology and high altitude physiology.