2023 KPU Student Leadership Awards

2023 KPU Student Leadership Awards

Awarded to a student who has demonstrated an outstanding contribution to KPU or an external community, while also maintaining a good academic standard; The student will have served in a volunteer or leadership capacity during the academic year for which the award is being granted (including the previous summer), and who has either contributed to the KPU community, or with a program or agency benefiting local, national or international charity work. Contributions may be via on-going positions or a combination of short-term positions. Recognition will also be given to students who have participated in Covid 19 initiatives.  Students are required to submit a statement which supports this aspect of the award.

Award Criteria 

  1. Students must be enrolled in the spring semester in which the award is granted and have been enrolled in KPU classes during the period of participation.
  2. Good academic standing and a minimum CGPA of 2.0
  3. Demonstrated volunteer or leadership in either the external community (e.g., local program agency and/or a local, national or international charity), within KPU, or participation in Covid 19 initiatives.
  4. Awards of $1000 each are available.

Students must submit the online application, along with supporting documentation emailed to awards.applicationdocuments@kpu.ca.  The file must be labelled as your Last Name_First Name_LEAD and be received by the February 28th deadline.


The Online Application is located by clicking on "Apply Here" below and logging in to the KPU Online Self-service (OSS) portal. After logging in, please follow these steps:

    1. Click on "Student Menu"
    2. Click on “Student Awards and Financial Assistance”
    3. Click on “Award Application”
    4. Select Application Type "Spring Term 2023 – The 2023 KPU Student Leadership Awards," click “Apply” and begin completing the application.
    5. Click “Yes” to the terms & conditions on the Personal Declaration page in order for your application to be submitted successfully.