Awarded annually, when merited, to one or more students who are members of Carleton University varsity sports teams. Eligible recipients will have made a significant contribution to their team through hard work, determination and dedication to his/her sport and must also must be listed on a CIS/OUA Eligibility Certificate as members of a recognized interuniversity team and comply with CIS and OUA academic eligibility requirements. Preference will be given to students enrolled in the Enriched Support Program. Selection will be made by the Athletics Awards Committee. Endowed in 2016 by Irene McEwen in memory of her husband, William (Bill) L. McEwen who was integral in the development of amateur and professional sports in Canada.