UTM Department of Philosophy Awards and Prizes

Top-of-the-Class Prizes
Awarded to the students with the highest final grades in the four sections of PHL103 and PHL113.  The 2020-21 winners are:

  • Eric D’Addario
  • Mateus Moreira
  • Matthew Jodhan
  • Andre Ardona

Excellence 200 Prize
For outstanding performance in a second year philosophy course.  The 2020-21 winners are:

  • Kacper Mykietyn
  • Andi Alhakim
  • Richard Zhou
  • Annie Huang

Excellence 300 Prize
For outstanding performance in a third year philosophy course.  The 2020-21 winners are:

  • Dayapreet Dhaliwal
  • Jody Macadangdang
  • Mohamed Harmanani
  • Alhumam Jabakhanji
  • Daniel Kholodar
  • Eirini Martsoukaki

The Seneca Prize
For outstanding achievement in philosophy by a third-year specialist or major.  The 2020-21 winner is:

  • Alex de Guzman
  • Jonathan Yeung
  • Breanna Ashkar
  • Matthew Lam

Excellence 400 Prize
For outstanding performance in a fourth year philosophy course.  The 2020-21 winners are:

  • Denisa Balog
  • Karam Habach

The Mississauga Prize
For extraordinary contribution to the philosophical community at UTM.  The 2020-21 winner is:

         Alex de Guzman

The Erindale Prize
For exceptional academic achievement by a graduating major or specialist.  The 2020-21 winner is:

  • Nicholas Tessier
  • Melissa Ramsammy

The André Gombay Prize
For academic achievement in philosophy and contribution to the intellectual life of the UTM Philosophy Department. Awarded to a graduating major or specialist in honour and memory of Prof. André Gombay’s long connection and great contribution to Philosophy at UTM.  The 2020-21 winner is:

       Isabella Robinson

The Jacqueline Brunning Award
For outstanding performance in the final year of study as a specialist or major. This award is made possible by the Jacqueline Brunning Award Fund in commemoration of the profound impact of Prof. Brunning’s 36-year career of teaching and scholarship at UTM.  The 2020-21 winner is:

        Samantha Zikos