The ISCBC Together in Action (TIA) annual award program is designed to recognize and celebrate the efforts of those who demonstrate leadership and commitment to the field of invasive species. Each year the awards are presented at our annual Forum in February (check out the 2021 agenda). The TIA awards recognize the achievements of our Executive Director, Gail Wallin, for providing provincial and national leadership and innovation in the area of invasive species.
The ISCBC Together in Action (TIA) Student Leadership annual award program is designed to recognize and celebrate the work of individual students who demonstrate leadership and innovation in invasive species prevention, work and management in BC. The TIA Student Leadership Award now is open to public nominations (including yours!) and can be shared broadly.
To be eligible for nomination, the student must meet certain criteria including being resident
s of BC and 19 years of age or older. They must have completed at least one year of study at a post-secondary BC institution (a BC University, college or technical school) towards a degree or diploma related to invasive species research, management, education, public outreach and/or social studies. Nominations may be made by the student or another individual and eligible students can nominate themselves
The successful Student Award recipient will receive a scholarship of $1,000 to acknowledge and support them as one of BC’s current and future leaders in the field of invasive species.
The deadline for nominations is December 11, 2020.