Graduating Student Awards

The following four awards do not require an application.

Right Reverend Monsignor Myroslav Kolodey Memorial Academic Prize
The prize will be awarded annually to a graduating 3rd or 4th year St. Thomas More Student with the highest overall cumulative average. The student must be enrolled in at least 18 credit units in each year of his or her enrollment. This memorial academic prize has been established through the estate of the late Right Reverend Monsignor Myroslav Kolodey.

Thomas Deis `38 Prize in Scholastic Philosophy in Honour of Dr. Basil Markle S.T.D.
This prize is a lasting tribute to Father Markle for the selfless devotion and care that he lavished on all students which were fortunate enough to attend his classes in Philosophy. The candidate for this prize must be a distinguished graduating student of St. Thomas More College majoring in Philosophy. The annual amount of this prize varies from year to year.

Thomas Deis `38 WWII Memorial Prize
A prize for a graduating student of STM has been established by Mr. Deis in recognition of the education he received at St. Thomas More College and the University of Saskatchewan. It is also to memorialize all those STM students who served and gave their lives in WWII.

The candidate must be a St. Thomas More College or Newman Centre member who has demonstrated an all-round excellence or leadership, and/or who has enriched notably the life of STM or Newman Centre.

Father Henry Carr Prize
Given out at Spring and Fall Convocation. Awarded to a student who has shown leadership in and/or contributed to the life of the St. Thomas More College.


The Hinz / Teunissen Memorial Scholarship

A scholarship will be awarded to a graduating STM student who is majoring in English Honours. Named in memory of Andrew & Aloisa Hinz and John & Mary Teunissen.

VALUE Varies


ELIGIBILITY Student must:

  • have graduated with an English Honours degree
  • have graduated as a full-time STM student
  • not be majoring in creative writing
  • be continuing on to study in a Masters English program

SELECTION CRITERIA Academic achievement

DONOR Dr. Evelyn and Dr. John Teunissen

No Application required. All students receiving a BA Honours in English in the Fall of 2017 and the Spring of 2018 will be emailed to inform them of this scholarship opportunity.


In any given year, the amount and awarding of each St. Thomas More College scholarship and bursary is contingent upon the availability of funds.