The Association for Co-operative Education and Work-Integrated Learning BC / Yukon is pleased to announce the recipients of the Co-op Student of the Year Awards for 2019. These awards recognize BC or Yukon students who demonstrates an outstanding level of achievement in their co-operative education or work-integrated learning experience; combined with a strong academic record, volunteer activities, and significant contributions to promoting co-operative education in their school and in the community. Awards will be presented to the winners at the ACE-WIL AGM lunch in May.


WIL Student: Michelle Zapiola (UBC)









Co-op Student Bashara Hussain (UBC)









Honourable Mention Avagail Marie Olarte (Royal Roads)









Honourable Mention Lena Price (UVic)








WIL Student Quoc Cuong (Jack) Do (Langara)









Co-op Student Salvatore De Simone (Langara)