Thunder Bay District Municipal League

Margaret R. Sideen Memorial Award for Political Science

$500

Established by the Thunder Bay Municipal League and awarded, in perpetuity, to a Lakehead University student who has shown academic proficiency and leadership, and who is registered in his/her second, third or fourth year in Political Science.

The student must be registered in or have taken a minimum of two courses dealing with Canadian Politics. Preference will be given to students from the member municipalities served by the Thunder Bay Municipal League.

The award is made on the recommendation of the Department of Political Science. Margaret Sideen served as a Councillor for the Municipality of Paipoonge and was a dedicated supporter of the Thunder Bay District Municipal League. Margaret served as President for two terms, 1967-68 and 1973-74.

The plaque is permanently displayed in the Oliver-Paipoonge Municipal Office. The following persons are recipients of the annual award:

Year Recipient Graduated
1985-86 Norman Lee May 31, 1986
1986-87 Robert Fiorito May 28, 1988
1987-88 Michele Kovanchuk May 28, 1988
1988-89 Nancy Jane Adderly May 26, 1990
1989-90 Pamela Christie May 25, 1991
1990-91 Pamela Christie May 25, 1991
1991-92 Mona Letwin May 23, 1992
1992-93 Christopher Chapman May 1995
1993-94 Glen Arther Rothenburger May 1995
1994-95 Robert William Sager May 1995
1995-96 Hali M. Stefanyshyn May 1996
1996-97 Colin Patrick Parent May 1998
1997-98 David R. Bruno May 1998
1998-99 Derek Zulianello May 1999
1999-00 Kyle P. Puluyko May 2000
2000-01 No recipient No application and/or department recommendation
2001-02 Patrick Cain May 2001
2002-03 Aaron Park May 2002
2003-04 No recipient No application and/or department recommendation
2004-05 Tara Dorval May 2004
2005-06 Kara Smith May 2005
2006-07 Miranda Serravalle May 2006
2007-08 Brendan Hardick May 2007
2008-09 Anthony Noga May 2008
2009-10 Caroline Ricard May 2009
2010-11 Devin OHara May 2011
2011-12 Dylan Augruso May 2012
2012-13 Dylan Augruso May 2013
2013-14 Stephanie MacLaurin May 2014
2014-15 Megan Rose Wood May 2015
2016-17 Lexi Zamojski May 2017