AWARDS  CIQS – British Columbia

CIQS-BC is pleased to offer various awards each year to BCIT students. Prior to 2018, four awards were handed out to BCIT students each year which included the George Parsons Memorial Award.

In 2018, CIQS-BC refined the awards to include:

  • The George Parsons Memorial Award – BCIT ABT Economics Option ($500)
  • Lois Metcalfe Award – BCIT CMGT 8060 ($500)
  • CIQS Award of Excellence in Budgeting / Conceptual Estimating – BCIT CMGT 8050 ($500)
  • CIQS Award of Excellence in Civil Estimating – BCIT CMGT 8040 ($500)
  • Young QS Award ($1,000)

The George Parsons Memorial Award was established in 1977 and is awarded to students in the Economics/Construction Operations option of the Architectural and Building Technology program at BCIT. This award is in memory of George Parsons who established the first Quantity Surveying practice in BC and was a leader in establishing the Society.

The Lois Metcalfe Award was established in 2018 and is awarded to students within the Construction Management program. Lois Metcalfe was an executive director with CIQS from 1978 to 2016. Lois’decades of dedication to the CIQS helped shape the institute into what it is today.

The CIQS Award of Excellence in Budgeting / Conceptual Estimating is awarded to a BCIT Construction Management student enrolled in the part-time CMGT 8050 course and has gone above and beyond in their studies.

The CIQS Award of Excellence in Civil Estimating is awarded to a BCIT Construction Management student enrolled in the part-time CMGT 8040 course and has gone above and beyond in their studies.

The Young QS Award is awarded to a professional who demonstrates exemplary interest in the Quantity Surveying profession, and promotion of the profession. To qualify for this award, the recipient must be nominated by a designation holder (CEC or PQS).


Past Recipients

YEARS AWARDS RECIPIENTS
2014 George Parsons Memorial Award Akemi Gardiner
Austin Wilson
2014 June Award Bryan Anderson
Dimitrios Chalimos
2013 George Parsons Memorial Award Bryan Anderson
Clark Cummings
2013 June Award Gregory Howren
Christopher Ohlsson
2012 George Parsons Memorial Award Kevan Baxendale
Travis Weisgerber
2012 June Award Trevor Doyle
Curtis Hill
2011 George Parsons Memorial Award Dongwoo Kim
Matthew Slakov
2011 June Award James Granger-Brown
Nicholas Ko
2010 George Parsons Memorial Award Anthony Slivinski
Adam Breadmore
2010 June Award Shauna Soon
Steven McIver
2009 George Parsons Memorial Award Dawn Beveridge
Phaedra Williams
2009 June Award Ryan Bianchini
Gurvinder Sidhu
2008 George Parsons Memorial Award Aimee Nicholson
Gurvinder Sidhu
2008 June Award Nelson Kwan
Manny Kwok
2007 George Parsons Memorial Award Champston Le
Adam Dowhy
2006 June Award Crystal Schroeder
Byron Wong
2005 George Parsons Memorial Award Byron Wong
Tina Brooks
2005 June Award Katherine Breckner
Ryan Hoyt
2004 June Award Valerie Peloquin
Joseph Meyler
2003 George Parsons Memorial Award Valerie Peloquin
Stephanie Bax
2002 George Parsons Memorial Award Apollonia Fan
William Vroom
2001 George Parsons Memorial Award Kevin Leyenhorst
Lawrence Reason
2000 George Parsons Memorial Award Matt Wilkie
Bryan Neufeld
2000 June Award George Baumann
Robyn Hughes
1999 George Parsons Memorial Award Emi Sakamoto
Mehrdad Yakhshi-tafti
1999 June Award Scott Barker
Nicholas Marnik
1998 June Award Michael McDonough
1998 George Parsons Memorial Award Nicholas Marnik
Michael Walz
1997 George Parsons Memorial Award Robert Liddicoat
1997 June Award Carla Whitehead
Brian Lee
1996 June Award Alexander Glegg
Aaron Mogerman
Steven Darvell
1996 George Parsons Memorial Award Alexander Fabro
Brian Lee
1995 George Parsons Memorial Award Glen Tol
David Monti
1994 June Award Peter Bourgeois
Karen Stromberg
Darren Evans
1994 George Parsons Memorial Award Kimberley Robinson
1993 June Award Clayton Nelson
1993 George Parsons Memorial Award Wesley Macaulay
1992 George Parsons Memorial Award Gerry Mainville
1992 June Award Andrew MacPhail
Kelvin Shan
1991 George Parsons Memorial Award Andrew MacPhail
1991 June Award Roland Jensen
Gary Van Horne
1990 George Parsons Memorial Award John Polglase
1990 June Award Maryann Konishi
Bimal Parmar
Dave Price
1989 George Parsons Memorial Award Janet Archibald
1989 June Award William Manson
Richard Nilson
Brian French
1988 George Parsons Memorial Award Wade Watson
1987 George Parsons Memorial Award Paul Capaz
1987 June Award Mark Messmer
Glenn Noort
John Sharp