Established in 2009 in partnership between the Laurentian University Alumni Association (LUAA) and Lacroix Forest LLP/s.r.l. It is the first fully-funded athletic award at Laurentian University. Award recipient must meet CIS (Canadian Interuniversity Sport), OUA (Ontario University Athletics) eligibility, AFA (Athletic Financial Award) guidelines, and be recommended by their Laurentian University coach and Laurentian University Director of Athletics. Preference will be given to a student who is a graduate of a French language high school, and who is beginning the first year of studies at Laurentian University. Value is variable.