In recognition of the volunteer contribution of post-secondary students in service placements in which they have assisted tremendously with the Youth Peer and Youth Peer Outreach, Breakthrough and Parents PEACE programs, EPIC initiated the EPIC Volunteerism Award in 2012. Two awards have been issued annually ever since.
The volunteerism awards are provided under the following criteria:
Presented by Educational Program Innovations Charity Society to a graduating post-secondary student distinguished for outstanding volunteerism
beyond course requirements