Special Graduating Awards

The following special graduating awards will be presented at the June 2017 Convocation ceremonies.

President's Award

The President's Award is presented annually at graduation to a student, with a first class or high second class standing, who has a record of active participation in student activities, including ones that have brought recognition to the Institute.

Board of Governors' Award for Leadership

The Board of Governors' Award is presented annually at graduation to a student who has a record of active participation in student activities; a reputation for mature personal relations with both staff and students, and good academic standing.

Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Technologies

The Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Technologies is presented annually at graduation to a student who has been registered in a Technology Diploma program and achieves a high academic standing in the program and has contributed in a positive way to the life of the Institute or the community at large.

Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Trades

The Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Trades is presented annually at graduation to a student who has been registered in a pre-employment or apprentice program and achieves high academic standing in their program and has contributed in a positive way to the life of the Institute or the community at large.

The BCIT Graduating Achievement Award for Baccalaureate Degrees

The BCIT Graduating Achievement Award for Baccalaureate Degrees is presented annually at graduation to a student who has been registered in a bachelor of Technology program and achieves a high academic standing in the program and has contributed in a positive way to the life of the Institute or the community at large.

Governor General's Academic Medal

The Governor General's Academic Medal is presented annually at graduation to a student who achieves the highest academic standing in a diploma level, post-secondary program (minimum 2-year, full-time duration).