Student of the Year

In recognition of your exceptional contribution to your co-op/internship employer and workplace.

Meet the Winners

Brandon Loy & Sonia Kodgule

Your turn

What you need to apply for this award

What you win

Awarded to two exceptional students at the L’Oscars each year.

Congratulations to all students nominated for Co-op Student of the Year!

Nascent Co-op Students of the Year 2018

Brandon Loy

Electrical Engineering

“Brandon was able to hit the ground running, coming in well prepared for the work assigned to him. Brandon has become a valued member of our team.”

– Terry Curtis, Operations Engineering Manager, Test Engineering, Celestica

Sonia Kodgule

Mechanical Engineering

“We have been impressed with her positive attitude & productivity during the time she has been here. She surpassed all our expectations by going above and beyond.”

– Diane Singh, Human Resources Manager, Dishon Ltd.

OUR 2018 SHORTLISTED NOMINEES

Jakub Buchowiecki

Civil Engineering

Jushwin Mahal

Mechanical Engineering

Kanishk Singh

Civil Engineering

Kuldeep Hujan

Mechanical Engineering

Manaf Dalati

Mechanical Engineering

Parul Bhardwaj

Computer Engineering

Rashmeet Singh

Computer Engineering

2017 NOMINEES

  • Basil Mahmood – Electrical Engineering
  • Can Unlusoy – Mechanical Engineering
  • Chirag Sardana – Computer Engineering
  • Dan Colvin – Mechanical Engineering
  • Joshua Abraham – Computer Engineering
  • Moamenbellah Moustafa – Civil Engineering
  • Mohammad Syed – Electrical Engineering
  • Ziad Ahmed – Mechanical Engineering

What You Win

The two winning students receive a certificate and a $500 cash reward from the Lassonde Co-op Program to recognize their achievements. All nominates students receive a letter and certificate of recognition for their nomination at the 2018 L’Oscars in September.

Our Selection Criteria

The Lassonde co-op team will review application and present the top applicant to the Co-op & Internship Faculty Advisory Committee for a final vote and selection of the two award winners. The decision of the selection committee is final and may not be appealed.

  • Co-op/Internship job achievement(s)
  • Supervisor’s personal comments
  • Extra-curricular achievements at Lassonde/York University
  • Satisfactory completion of the Co-op/Internship Courses
Nascent Digital company logo

Lassonde Co-op/Internship would like to recognize the contributions of Nascent Digital to the Lassonde Student of the Year Award. We would like to thank them for their acknowledgement of the success of our two students through their annual $1000 donation from 2018 to 2020.

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How to Apply

1

Personal Statement: WHY SHOULD YOU WIN THIS AWARD?

How did you perform above & beyond your employer’s expectations & your job descriptions?

How did you use your skills (team work, interpersonal, etc.) to contribute to the role?

One page, single-spaced, size 12 Arial font

500 – 700 words

2

Supervisor Statement: PERSONAL COMMENTS & CONTRIBUTIONS

Your supervisor’s perspective on your exceptional contributions and admirable skills.

Minimum 150 words

Submitted via email

3

Resume: UPDATED

Contains your most recent co-op/internship experience

Includes your extra-curricular activities at Lassonde and/or York University

By submitting your application, you agree to allow co-op education to use your name, profile, and photograph for publication and promotional purposes.