Student Awards Committee


  • To award college and university students, enrolled in work-integrated learning programs at CEWIL Canada member institutions, the highest national recognition for their outstanding performance in work-integrated learning based on their engagement and impact during the previous calendar year.
  • To ensure the award process and criteria align with the intended outcomes of work-integrated learning and the goals of CEWIL Canada.

Committee Members

  • Co-Chair: Gwen Litchfield, Simon Fraser University 
  • Co-Chair: Helen Kobrc, University of Victoria 
  • Board Representative: Heather Workman, Langara College
  • Frederick Francis, Concordia University
  • Erin Gillespie, University of New Brunswick Saint John
  • Allison Houston, Mohawk College
  • Colleen Phillips-Davis, University of Waterloo

If you are interested in joining the Committee, please contact