Student Awards & Recognition

UTMM Awards

UTMM Awards

Our students are talented, ambitious and accomplished. While pursuing your studies, you may take on additional extra-curricular activities that enhance the lives of your fellow students and wider community. While you're not doing it for personal gain, we want to celebrate your accomplishments formally through this range of available awards.

See list of 2021 UTMM Awards & Director's Circle Recipients here.

  • Global Citizen Service Award (internal focus) $250

This award is given to the Commerce or Management student whose work has contributed to peace, rights, education, health, environmental or social justice. Your profound efforts for social change have impacted the University of Toronto community. You also must be active in the Professional Skills Development Program (PSDP) and accumulate at least 30 PSDP points in one academic year (September - March 1st).

Submit your completed application by or before March 1st. Click here for your application form.

  • Global Citizen Service Award (external focus) $250

This award recognizes the Commerce or Management student whose work has contributed to peace, rights, education, health, environmental or social justice. Your profound efforts for social change have impacted the University of Toronto community. You also must be active in the Professional Skills Development Program (PSDP) and accumulate at least 30 PSDP points in one academic year.

Submit your completed application by or before March 1st. Click here for your application form.

  • Transition Titan Award – up to 5 students recognized

This award goes to 5 current 1st-year Commerce or Management students who have demonstrated through their grades, activities and leveraging of campus resources, a successful transition to university. You must have completed under 5.0 credits and accumulate at least 30 PSDP points within one academic year.

Submit your completed application by or before March 1st. Click here for your application form.

  • PSDP Champions – up to 3 awards valued at $250 each

This awards 3 current Commerce or Management students who achieved the most PSDP points in one academic year (September - March 1st), thereby demonstrating a commitment to their own professional development and continuous learning.

No application required. PSDP champions are selected by UTMM, based on the total PSDP points as of March 1st.

Note: Are you missing PSDP points for any activity this current academic year? Contact Ramya Uthayakumar (ramya.uthayakumar@utoronto.ca).

  • Ambassador Award – 1 award valued at $250

This celebrates the graduating Commerce or Management student who consistently volunteered or sought leadership opportunities through their years at UTMM, representing the Department with enthusiasm and professionalism. You must qualify for and/or have completed the requirements for the Transcript Notation with UTMM.

Submit your completed application by or before March 1st. Click here for your application form.

  • Academic Excellence Awards - up to 2 awards valued at $250

This awards the full-time graduating student with the highest CGPA (min. 3.5) in a specialization that academic year. You must qualify for and/or have completed the requirements for the Transcript Notation with UTMM. 

  • Commerce Award (Accounting, Finance, Marketing or Commerce Specialist)

  • Management Award (Management or Human Resource Management Specialist)

No application required. Candidates will be selected by UTMM. For application details, deadlines and package please contact UTMM's program coordinator, Emily Li (xiaojingl.li@utoronto.ca).


*PSDP: Transcript Notation Application

To apply for the Ambassador Award or Academic Excellence Award, you need to complete or be close to completing the PSDP Transcript Notation before graduation. 

Email our professional development and career strategist, Ramya Uthayakumar (ramya.uthayakumar@utoronto.ca) to review your PSDP Transcript Notation application.

To apply for UTMM Awards, you must submit your Transcript Notation by or before March 1st.