Student Group Awards

Ulife Lead Student Group Awards. 5 students with Centre for Student Engagement Staff member, accepting an award

Student Group Awards

The Centre for Student Engagement offers a number of awards for Ulife-recognized student groups on the UTM campus. To learn more about the descriptions, eligibility, and selection criteria for the 2020-2021 awards, please click the title of each award below. These awards recognize the outstanding work that UTM student leaders are doing as a part of their roles in student groups on campus as well as their impact to the UTM Community. 

Student Group Awards Descriptions

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Applications for these awards are now closed. Join us in congratulating our 2020-2021 student group award winners: 

2020-2021 Student Group Award Winners

Principal's Award of Excellence, Student Group

IMI Business Association Logo - blue crest with IBA initials and blue eagleIMI Business Association

As UTM’s largest academic society, IBA helps to shape students of today into the business leaders of tomorrow by hosting numerous case competitions, educational workshops, and networking events throughout the year. In 2020-2021, IBA’s initiatives included hosting the first online case competition at UTM, running a mentorship program with both undergraduate and alumni mentors, successfully hosting the annual Women in Business conference, launching a new biweekly business podcast, and running charity fundraisers.

Psychology Association of Undergraduate students at Erindale written as a circle around the greek letter psi and a ratPsychology Association of Undergraduate Students at Erindale

PAUSE is a team of passionate undergraduate students studying many avenues of Psychology. This year, PAUSE aimed to facilitate meaningful connections between peers, staff and faculty alike. Through the various events and programs held throughout the year, PAUSE was able to create an atmosphere of learning and connection.

Picture of the earth with a city ontop of it, and a banner across with the SAGE initials

Student Association for Georgraphy and Environment

SAGE is proud this past year to have been a key connector between students both in and out of the Department of Geography, Geomatics, and Environment, with faculty, other student groups, and external organizations, to foster a supportive, positive community.


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Multicoloured ICCIT wrriten out, and superimposed as a box

Collaboration to ICCIT Council

ICCIT Council has been working hard this year to ensure successful delivery of informative and fun events that would bring the students an opportunity to learn and grow. They have organized several events and projects, including their Meet and Greet series, Careers in Communications & Marketing Networking Night, the ICCIT Virtual Town Hall, a Creative Case Competition - and many more.

one outline of human coloured in yellow, hugging another outline of a human coloured orange. Blue bubble letters reads " Best Buddies Canada"

Equity and Inclusion to Best Buddies

The UTM Best Buddies team is most proud of their accomplishment for being able to bring joy and a sense of community to all during unprecedented times. Despite the current situation and isolation from one another, the team continues to foster an open community for the benefit of all, regardless of one's differences.

IMI Business Association Logo - blue crest with IBA initials and blue eagle 
Innovation to
IMI Business Association

As UTM’s largest academic society, IBA helps to shape students of today into the business leaders of tomorrow by hosting numerous case competitions, educational workshops, and networking events throughout the year. In 2020-2021, IBA’s initiatives included hosting the first online case competition at UTM, running a mentorship program with both undergraduate and alumni mentors, successfully hosting the annual Women in Business conference, launching a new biweekly business podcast, and running charity fundraisers.

Outline of a speech bubble around a human brain, with multiple colours. UTM Psych Talks written underneath the speech bubble 
Wellness to 
UTM Psych Talks 

The support that UTM Psych Talks received from students and faculty in the form of collaborations, conversations, and collective initiative is to what this award is owed. This year saw incredible growth and demand for wellness from students; demands still unmet but demonstrated to be achievable by the empathy and understanding behind a collective student voice.