The Arthur and Ruth Kajander Merit Award (ARKAI)

Awarded to an in-course undergraduate student. Priority will be given to students with an overall average of 85% or above. Applicants will be considered based on academic excellence in Math and Science, demonstrated leadership and social responsibility, and an appreciation for the impact of a well-rounded liberal education on an individual’s quality of life and personal development. An interview will be required for short-listed candidates. The student must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant of Canada and must have lived in Ontario for at least twelve consecutive months. The recipient will be registered through the Thunder Bay Campus, and be a resident of Northwestern Ontario.