Recognition is an important way to shine the spotlight on outstanding achievements. These awards provide an opportunity to formally and publicly recognize exceptional contributions made towards advancing the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion.
Recognize outstanding leaders
The Alan Shepard Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Employee Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of Ryerson employees who advance EDI values on campus. For details visit the Recognition and Awards website.
Recognize outstanding students
The Alan Shepard Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Student Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of Ryerson students who advance EDI values on campus.
Celebrate strong Black women
The Viola Desmond Day Awards recognizes strong Black females who have contributed significantly to the promotion and empowerment of Black Canadian History and/or the Black community at Ryerson and beyond.