The purpose of this fund is to support teaching excellence within the School of Mathematics and Statistics. An amount of $2,000 will be granted every two (2) years to a selected contract instructor in recognition of their educational impact and to support sustained innovation and learning. Eligible recipients will be a member with seniority (in CUPE 4600, Unit 2) and has taught at least 1 course in the past 2 years in the School. The intent is to provide recipients with funds to enhance, innovate and expand their teaching practice which may include support for student experiences, the purchase of specialized materials, equipment or resources. Nominations will be required and selection will be made by a committee led by the Director of the School of Mathematics and Statistics. Established in 2023 by family, friends and the School in memory of Luc Bourbonnais who greatly impacted the lives of students through his teaching over 15 years at Carleton University.