Awards

CHEMISTRY

Salem Abd-El-Aziz International Student Chemistry Scholarship Established in 2006 by Dr. Alaa. S. Abd-El-Aziz, former Professor and Chair of Chemistry, and Vice-President–Research, International, and External Affairs, in recognition of his father’s dedication to post-secondary and graduate educa- tion, this scholarship will be awarded to an International Student enrolling in the second or third year of a Chemistry major at The University of Winnipeg. Molly Rogers Brickman & Leo Brickman Scholarship in Chemistry This scholarship in provided by the Erica and Arnold Rogers Fund for Academic Excellence. It will be awarded annually to the most promising student entering the final year of the 4-year Chemistry program. Chemistry Club Scholarship This scholarship, established by the Chemistry Club of ‘88, will be presented to a student enrolled in the third or fourth year of the 4-year Chemistry program who is involved in extracurricular activities in the University or the community. Chemistry Faculty Scholarships A number of scholarships will be awarded annually on the nomination of the Department of Chemistry to students with outstanding records in Chemistry who are proceeding to further study in the Chemistry program. Ingrid and Klaus Philipp Scholarship in Chemistry The Ingrid and Klaus Philipp Scholarship in Chemistry celebrates the lives of Ingrid and Klaus Philipp. Klaus Philipp dedicated more than 32 years to his work as an instructor in the Department of Chemistry, retiring in 1999. The scholarship was established in 2002 in memory of Ingrid Philipp, his wife of 34 years. It will be awarded annually to a student, enrolled in the 4-year or Honours program in Chemistry, who has the highest grade point average in the best 18 credit hours in Chemistry completed at the University of Winnipeg.

BIOCHEMISTRY

Klaus and Ingrid Philipp Scholarship in Biochemistry The Klaus and Ingrid Philipp Scholarship in Biochemistry celebrates the lives of Ingrid and Klaus Philipp.Klaus Philipp dedicated more than 32 years to his work as an Instructor in the Department of Chemistry, retiring in 1999. The scholarship was established in 2002 in memory of Ingrid Philipp, his wife of 34 years. It will be awarded annually to a student, enrolled in the 4-year or Honours program in Biochemistry, who has the highest grade point average in the best 18 credit hours of Chemistry completed at the University of Winnipeg. The grades awarded for the laboratories associated with Biochemistry 3502/3 and 3503/3 may account for a full 6 of these 18 credit hours, if it is to a candidate’s advantage.

George Tomlinson Scholarship in Biochemistry This scholarship was established with a bequest from Professor George Tom- linson, a member of the Chemistry Department from 1974 to 2007, Chair of Chemistry from 2005 to 2007, and an esteemed teacher and researcher in Biochemistry. He was a major contributor to planning and administration at the University of Winnipeg from 1991 to 2007, notably as Vice-President Academic from 1995 to 2001. The scholarship will be awarded to a deserv- ing student, selected by the Chemistry Department in a 4-Year or Honours Biochemistry or Chemistry program who 1) has completed 6 credit hours of Biochemistry and 3 credit hours of Physical Chemistry, 2) has completed or is registered in an additional 3 credit hours of Biochemistry, and 3) has completed or is registered in an additional 3 credit hours of a) Physical Chemistry at the second year or higher level or b) other Chemistry at the third year of fourth year level, excluding Biochemistry.  
 
Award & Scholarship Recipients. Congratulations!

2016

 
36+ Credit Hours (4th year)
Matthew Wiebe

21-36 Credit Hours (3rd year)
Abigail Chochinov
Louie Angela Concepcion
Megan Rutherford

9-18 Credit Hours (2nd year)
Kareem Hassan
Patricia Joven
Navjot Kaur
Harjot Sidhu
Augusta Stobbe
Jasper Tibayan
Yu Qi Wu
Gamuchirai Zinzombe

6 Credit Hours (1st year)
Ian Ellis
Amy Lee
Samara Pereles
Jarrett Rempel

Klaus and Ingrid Phillip Scholarship in Biochemistry
Vivin Simon

George Tomlinson Scholarship in Biochemistry
Lucy Wang

Molly Rogers Brickman and Leo Brickman Scholarship
Kevin Stroski

Ingrid and Klaus Phillip Scholarship in Chemistry
Nicholas Pegoretti

ASE Salem Abd-El-Aziz International Student Scholarship
Mohammed Abo Aoun

NEW – The Phillip Scholarship
Charnae Hubscher

CHEM CLUB AWARD
Jake Blackner

Chemistry Department Instructors
Jonathon Challis – for CHEM 3302 Methods of Chemical Analysis Laboratory
Shoukoufeh Ahmadi – for CHEM 1112 Basic Principles of Chemical Reactivity Laboratory

Society of Chemical Industry (Canada Section) Merit Award 2016
Biochemistry – Trish Vera
Chemistry – Kevin Stroski