List of Gala Award Recipients

2023 Alumni and Preceptor Awardees


2020 Awards

The Gala was cancelled due to the pandemic. No Alumni Awards were presented this year.

2019 Centenary Medal of Distinction Awardees

The 2019 Recognition medals were presented at the Nursing Gala on May 2, 2019 in the form of The School of Nursing's Centenary Medals of Distinction. The medal was created to recognize individuals who have brought high honour to the School of Nursing or to the profession of nursing, and/or who have made long standing/significant contributions to advance the school's vision, mission and mandate. Read about our century's worth of awardees here:

Medal of Distinction Awardees



Gala 2015


Previous Award Winners - 1988 to date


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