2015 Distinguished Service Award Recipients Announced

Tue, 2015-03-31 19:52 -- Dominic Tremblay


Youth Science Canada is pleased to announce the eight recipients of its 2015 Distinguished Service Award. The Awards annually recognize up to ten volunteers and staff who have made an outstanding contribution, through innovation, long service, or leadership, to the organization or its programs at any level. Nominations are submitted by any two volunteers or staff at any level (by January 31) and selection of the recipients is made by the National Science Fair Committee.

Congratulations to:
Top - left to right:
  • Jim Kreuger, Baker Lake NU
  • Dr. Roswitha (Rossi) Marx, Victoria BC
  • Lori Murray, Pickering ON
  • Caedmon (Ceddy) Nash, Vancouver BC
Bottom - left to right:
  • Susan Olynyk, Burlington ON
  • Dino Petruzzi, St. Catharines ON
  • Ron Pratt, Stonewall MB
  • Ron Weeks, Corbeil ON
Recipients receive a crystal award, which is usually presented at a Regional Science Fair or the Canada-Wide Science Fair.
The complete list of recipients, from 1985 to the present, may be viewed on the Distinguished Service Awards page, along with the nomination guide.