Governor General's Award Winners

The Governor General's Academic Medal

Silver

The SILVER medal is awarded to the undergraduate who achieves the highest academic standing upon graduation from a bachelor degree program. The number of silver medals awarded by each university shall be determined by its full-time equivalent (FTE) undergraduate enrolment:

  • 1 medal – under 15,000 students
  • 2 medals – 15,000 to 25,000
  • 3 medals – more than 25,000.

Silver Medal Recipients

Year Winner
2019 Lia Formenti (Physics)
2015 Mateusz Buraczynski (Theoretical Physics)
2010 Aidan Brown (Physics)
2010 Jonathan Grossauer (Theoretical Physics)
2004 Illya Tolokh (Theoretical Physics)

Gold

The GOLD medal is awarded to the student who achieves the highest academic standing at the graduate level. The number of gold medals awarded by each university shall be determined by its full-time equivalent (FTE) graduate enrolment:

  • 1 medal – under 2,500 students
  • 2 medals – 2,500 to 5,000
  • 3 medals – more than 5,000.

Gold Medal Recipients

Year Winner
2016 Calvin Tabert
2011 Adam Pound
2004 Roland Haas