Heidi Thiessen Memorial Award

Posted Jan 31st, 2012 in Notice Board

Heidi Thiessen Memorial Award

The Southwestern Ontario Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC) created this award to keep the memory of Heidi and her legacy alive. Heidi was an active member of the chapter who mentored
students, graduates and new writers. This award recognizes excellence in technical communication and applies to a variety of fields including software, medicine, science, academia, and engineering.


To be eligible you must:

  • Be registered full-time in any Ontario undergraduate program.
  • Be in at least year two of your program.
  • Have a B+ (75%) average in the last twosemesters with marks.

Depending on the number of entries, three awards may be given:

  • First Place $1,000
  • Second Place $500
  • Third Place $200

Each award also includes a one-year student membership to the Society for Technical Communication.

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Entries must be postmarked no later than January 31, 2012.