About the award

For the graduating student deemed to have written the best published magazine story.

Mark Bastien graduated from the School of Journalism in 1987. On his death, his friends and former classmates established this award in his honour.

2017 Mark Bastien Memorial Award
2017 Mark Bastien Memorial Award

Winner Erica Ngao with RSJ professor Lisa Taylor.

Winner Erica Ngao with RSJ professor Lisa Taylor.

2016 Mark Bastien Memorial Award
2016 Mark Bastien Memorial Award

2016 winner Viviane Fairbank with Awards committee member Anne McNeilly.

2016 winner Viviane Fairbank with Awards committee member Anne McNeilly.

2015 Mark Bastien Memorial Award Winner
2015 Mark Bastien Memorial Award Winner

2015 winner Erica Lenti with Awards committee member Adrian Ma.

2015 winner Erica Lenti with Awards committee member Adrian Ma.

Past Winners

2017    Erica Ngao

2016    Viviane Fairbank

2015    Erica Lenti

2014    Lisa Coxon

2013    Hafsa Lodi

2012    Matt Braga

2011    Vesna Plazacic

2010    Joyce Yip

2009     Greg Hudson