Supporting our future membership, in 2020, the CALS board invested in a legacy fund. The following awards and grants are funded through the CALS legacy fund to promote and support opportunities for connection and collaboration. The awards and grants are aligned with CALS sponsored events.
CALS Connections Grant (1 per year; Value per award: $1,500)
CALS Graduate/Post-Graduate Student Domestic Conference Award (4 per year; Value: $500 each)
CALS Graduate/Post-Graduate Student International Conference Award (1 per year; Value $750)
Marion Miller Award (1 per year; Value $750)
Every year CALS celebrates the high quality scholarship of our members. The following awards are given to one recipient on an annual basis.
Marion Miller Award
Emerging Leisure Scholar Award
Leisure Scholar Award
As a volunteer organization, in 2022, CALS announced a new award to recognize the important service of its members to our organization. This award was named the “Bryan Smale Award for Outstanding Contributions to CALS” in honour of his long commitment and dedication to the organization.