Don Lawrence Memorial Award

Established in 1994 by Ina Lawrence, the Don Lawrence Memorial Award is available to a graduating Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation student, Vermilion campus, who is continuing their studies in the following year to pursue a career goal in the Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation area either as a wildlife officer or as a wildlife biologist. The successful candidate must be graduating from the Wildlife and Fisheries Conservation Program at Lakeland College and continuing studies in the Conservation Enforcement Program at Lethbridge Community College, or the University of Alberta in the Conservation Biology major of the ENCS program and meet the following criteria:
• Provide a copy of their acceptance/provisional acceptance letter from the attending institution.
• Display academic achievement.
• Show genuine interest in the field of wildlife management and conservation.
• Demonstrate good character and leadership, having the potential to make substantial contributions to the profession.
• Preference will be given to Alberta residents.

Environmental Sciences, Leadership, Year-End
Supplemental Questions
  1. Why have you chose to pursue a career as a conservation officer/ or in the area of natural resources service?
  2. In what college/community activities relating to the conversation field are you involved?
  3. What post-secondary institution will you be attending next year? What will your program of study be?
  4. Please provide a copy of your letter of acceptance/provisional acceptance from the institution you will be attending in the Fall