UVic Libraries Student Scholarships

Meet our 2017 Library Scholarship Award Winners

David Harris Flaherty Undergraduate Student Library Scholarship 2017 Recipient:

Rebecca Steel, Faculty of Human and Social Development

Rebecca is a fourth-year Child and Youth Care student from Saltspring Island.  Rebecca works with refugees and children with cancer and is passionate about facilitating inclusion in all aspects of her personal and professional life.  In her free time, Rebecca works as a lifeguard and enjoys sailing and reading books.

Award-winning Essay
David Harris Flaherty Recipient: Rebecca Steel
Rebecca Steel

William Petrie Graduate Student Library Scholarship 2017 Recipient:

Rachel Lallouz, Faculty of Humanities

Rachel is completing her MA in English Literature and Cultural, Social and Political Thought at UVic, and is working on a thesis that explores queer digital autobiographies and the erotic.  She is a creative writer and recent winner of Plenitude Magazine's Cornucopia Prize for LGBTQ* Fiction.  In her spare time, Rachel volunteers as a Curatorial Assistant for the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

Award-winning Essay

William Petrie Recipient: Rachel Lallouz
Rachel Lallouz