About the award

For the student considered to have been the Ryersonian’s best headline writer and copy editor.

Copy editors Ben Grant and Paul Heming were part of the Toronto Sun family until their deaths in 1993 and 1992 respectively. Between them they worked at the Guelph Mercury, Windsor Star, Toronto Telegram, Guardian and the Globe and Mail before finding their final home with the Toronto Sun.  They are still fondly remembered for their headlines, copy-editing ability and love of life.

Ben Grant and Paul Heming Copy Editing Award
Ben Grant and Paul Heming Copy Editing Award

2016 award winner Deven Knill with Awards committee member Anne McNeilly.

2016 award winner Deven Knill with Awards committee member Anne McNeilly.

Past Winners

2017    Deven Knill

2016    Calvin Dao

2015    Sahar Fatima

2015    Alex Huffman

2014    Roxana Becheanu

2013    Kristina DiCeglie

2012    Lauren Strapagiel

2011    Erin Valois

2011    Noelle Munaretto

2010    Jodi Lai