A $1,000 award is offered by alumna Sara Hodson, Founder & President of Live Well Exercise Clinic and a leader in advocating for physician prescribed exercise by designing supervised clinical exercise programs that specialize in prevention, obesity, diabetes, and heart disease, for a student in the School of Kinesiology’s Co-op Program. This award recognizes outstanding achievement in all aspects of the co-op student’s performance, including:
- academic achievement,
- job achievement,
- employer evaluation,
- personal statement,
- contribution to co-operative education, and
- contribution to extra-curricular activities.
The award will be given by the Kinesiology Co-op Coordinator, through adjudication with the Kinesiology Co-op Student Award Advisory Committee composed of employer, faculty, KIN co-op alumni and co-op staff representatives.
In addition to the $1000 award, the Sara Hodson Student of the Year award recipient may be nominated for the CAFCE (Canadian Association for Cooperative Education) and/or ACE (Association of Cooperative Education, BC & Yukon) Student of the Year awards, which are national and provincial competitions.
Application Details & Selection Criteria
The application period is now closed for 2016.