Co-op Student of the Year
Winner: Paul Kim
Paul Kim is a biochemistry student at the University of Victoria. Passionate about science, he is committed to utilising his education to have a far-reaching, positive impact in healthcare and medicine.
Industry Partner of the Year
Winner: Parks Canada
The Association for Co-operative Education BC / Yukon is pleased to announce the recipient of the Industry Partner of the Year Award for 2016: Parks Canada
ACE Outstanding Contribution
Winner: Cynthia Maclean
We are delighted to award the 2016 ACE Outstanding Contribution Award to long term advocate and contributor to the Co-op profession, Cynthia Maclean of BCIT.
2016 Winners: Paul Kim and Gavin Poole
Each year, ACE recognises outstanding Co-op students in two categories: 1. a university Co-op student and 2. a college Co-op student of the year. The winning students, their institutions, and employers receive local recognition as a result of these awards. Each winning student receives an ACE award of $500.00.
2016 Winner: Parks Canada
The Award recognizes ACE industry partners that have demonstrated a strong commitment to co-op education through the support and hiring of co-op students, and have shown a high level of overall support of our association through specific partnerships.
2016 Winner: Cynthia Maclean
The Award recognizes ACE-WIL members for significant contributions or initiatives in promoting and developing the quality of Co-op Education and Work-Integrated Learning in practitioners’ institutions and/or within BC.