ICM’s inaugural Achievement Gala recognizes outstanding students

ICM’s first-ever Achievement Gala celebrated students who have completed their studies in Fall 2018, Winter 2019 and Summer 2019. It was also a chance to recognize students and instructors who have made outstanding contributions to our campus and our community.


Winners were honoured during the gala on November 14, 2019. Congratulations to all!

Susan Deane Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created in honour of ICM’s founding College Director & Principal, Susan Deane. The award continues her legacy of recognizing exceptional students who have successfully completed the ICM program, transferred to the University of Manitoba, and contributed to the greater community, be it on campus, in Winnipeg or beyond. Recipients are selected through a committee comprised of Ben Rempel, Assistant Deputy Minister, Immigration and Economic Opportunities; Laurie Deane, Susan’s husband; and Robert Daudet, ICM College Director & Principal.
This year’s winners: Tanmay Bhatia, Kenneth Tze Ming Chong, Sukhpreet Kaur Mann

Outstanding Alumnus Award
This award is presented to alumni who have gone above and beyond in serving not only ICM, but the larger international student community on campus. They are leaders and role models for all current and future ICM students.
Winners: Amani Bint Ashraf, Amit Saini

Abraham, Mary, and Susan Mathai Deane Scholarship
This award was established by Susan Deane, ICM’s founding College Director & Principal, in honour of her parents. This scholarship recognizes ICM alumni who have demonstrated excellence during their program, either through academic outcomes or in overcoming adversity in their studies.
Winners: Ryeong Chae, Wynona Goldiella, Raef Kabeel

Academic Merit Scholarship
Each semester, ICM awards the top two UTP Stage II students with this scholarship.
Winners: Wynona Goldiella, Nguyen Duy Thong Tran, Daniel Meribe, Harsharan Kaur, Mustafa Zakir Husain, Olukoye Olugbenga Fatoki 

Academic Achievement Award
This award is presented to graduates who achieved outstanding overall results in their pathway program, demonstrating true promise as a future leader in their chosen field.
Winners: Sharon Felix, Thi Hong Nhung Nguyen, Taeho Choi, Yujie Shen, Bora Jang, Manumi Chomodya Perera Kahawalage

Exceptional Instructor Award
This annual teaching award is presented to outstanding ICM instructors who have demonstrated true excellence in teaching and commitment to the ICM community.
Winners: Mr. Jeremy Strong, Dr. Patlee Creary

Leadership Excellence Award
This award is presented to students who are or have been part of ICM’s Leadership Program. As a student leader, they acted as exemplary role models to the ICM community and demonstrated true dedication to improving the experiences of all ICM students.
Winners: Tahbit Dewan, Amani Bint Ashraf, Nguyen Duy Thong Tran, Melika Zamani, Sabjot Singh Sandu, Aman Amin Mir, Syed Harris Qamar, Ritnesh Panday, Inderpreet Singh, Vaibhav Asija, Thi Hong Nhung Nguyen, Pratyaksh Singhal

More photos from the event can be viewed on ICM’s Facebook page.

Congratulations again to all the winners!