Undergraduate Awards

R.B. Liddy Gold Medal - Recipient: Carly Goodman – Psychology Honours Specialization BSc.

This is awarded to a graduating student highest modular average amongst all of this year’s Psychology Honours Specialization Graduates. Endowed in memory of the late Professor R. B. Liddy, Head of the Department of Psychology at this University, 1931-1954, by his children Catherine and James, both graduates of this University.

Gold Medal for Psychology Honors Specialization BA – Recipient: Gillian Shoychet

This is awarded to a graduating student who has received the highest modular average amongst all of this year’s Psychology Honours Specialization BA Graduates.

Gold Medal for Psychology Honors Specialization Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience BSc – Recipient: Logan Reynolds

This is awarded to a graduating student who has received the highest modular average amongst all of this year’s Psychology Honours Specialization Developmental Cognitive BSc Graduates.

Nancy K. Innis Memorial Award – Recipient: Nimisha Jain

This award is granted to the student who has achieved the highest mark in the course Psychology 3950F/G – History of Psychology.

Clark and Mary J. Wright Scholarship – Recipient: Angela Wang

This award is granted annually to a fourth year student with an "A" average who upon graduation will be entering a graduate program, preferably in Developmental Psychology.

W.J. McClelland Award – Recipient: Hannah Whitehead

This award is granted annually to the graduating Psychology student whose Senior Honours Thesis is judged the most outstanding.

Linda Smith-Holbert Award in Early Childhood Education – Recipient: Hannah Whitehead

This award is granted annually to a third or fourth-year undergraduate student who has demonstrated academic excellence in the Psychology course offered in that year that relates most to study of early childhood education in the Department of Psychology. The Award was established in memory of the late Linda Smith-Holbert who was a highly-esteemed early childhood educator at University Laboratory School in the Department of Psychology from 1979 until 1989, by her family, friends, and colleagues.