Award nominations are now being accepted. You may fill out and submit these online forms (instructions for filling out the forms are on the forms).
All completed forms and supporting documentation should be sent by Email to: Laurie Elias firstname.lastname@example.org.
The R.J. Cochrane Award, named after one of the founding members of the School Counsellors' Association of Manitoba, is our most prestigious award. Awarded periodically, the R.J. Cochrane Award recognizes exceptional commitment, leadership and initiative in counselling far beyond the basic requirements of the job.
The William E. Schulz Schlarship is awarded to student members to support the pursuit of post-graduate studies in Counsellor Education.
Initiated in 1989, this award is intended to honour outstanding service by a counsellor to the field of counselling, both locally and provincially. Recipients must have been members of MSCA for a minimum of five years while actively contributing to the counselling field at the provincial and/or local levels. Renamed the Margaret Woods Award For Outstanding Achievement in 1998 in recognition of Margaret's contributions to counselling in Manitoba as a counsellor in River East School Division and as the Treasurer of the Brandon Career Symposium since its inception in 1986.
Awards of Distinction are awarded to retired counsellors who continue working voluntarily to provide a high level of dedication and commitment to further the efforts of school counsellors to the children of Manitoba.