The Orvil Olsen Biology Prize:
The prize was established to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the opening of Sir Wilfred Grenfell College. It is valued at approximately $100.00 annually. Dr. Olsen taught Biology at the college from its opening to his retirement in 1980. The prize will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon recommendation of the Head of Science at Sir Wilfred Grenfell to an outstanding student of first year Biology.
The Gervase C. Hollander Prize in Biology:
The prize was established in 1982 by Mrs. Hollander in memory of her husband, a former teacher and school supervisor with the Humber-Bay St. George Roman Catholic School Board. Valued at approximately $100.00 it is awarded annually to a second-year student who has completed three or more courses in Biology beyond the first year and who have demonstrated excellence and initiative in both the theoretical and practical aspects of biology. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships and Financial Aid upon the recommendation of the Head of Science at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College.