Monday, June 1, 2015
The annual Canadian Awards Dinner was hosted by Murray Palay,CFHU National Chair, where we paid tribute to Canadian honourees as well as awarding scholarships.
During the evening the following scholarship awards were given to deserving Hebrew University students.
- Lenny Shapiro Doctoral Scholarships
- Alex Soyka z’l Ph.D Scholarship in Pancreatic Cancer Research at IMRIC
- Scholarship Awards at the Peter Brojde Centre for Innovative Engineering and Computer Science
- The Lillian and Bryant Shiller Doctorate Scholarship
Also awarded were the Ph.D Prizes in Excellence, each Prize matched by the Hebrew University giving each recipient a substantial award that can be of significant assistance in his or her studies or research. Prizes awarded included:
- The Stephen and Irene Lipper Prize in Jewish Studies
- Stephen Robert z”l Memorial Prize in International Relations
- The Alan Brown z”l Memorial Prize in Environmental Studies
- The Maurice and Faye Kaufman z”l Memorial Prize
- The Johanna Friedlander z”l Memorial Prize
- The Toronto Alumni and Friends Prize in Cancer Research at IMRIC
David Kline Prize in Dentistry