Duff Roblin Award Dinner

The University of Winnipeg

Join us for the annual Duff Roblin Award Dinner in honour of 2017 recipient Dr. R.M (Bob) Kozminski, prominent businessman and vice-chair of The University of Winnipeg Foundation board of directors.

Duff Roblin Dinner 2017

A beloved UWinnipeg tradition in its eleventh year, this prestigious award pays tribute to former Premier and inaugural recipient, The Honourable Duff Roblin. It recognizes a recipient’s qualities as an outstanding Manitoban and patron of education who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to the community.

Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30 p.m Reception / 6:30 p.m Dinner
Grand Ballroom
The Fort Garry Hotel, Spa and Conference Centre
222 Broadway Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Purchase Tickets or Sponsorship.

Proceeds from the event will support students at The University of Winnipeg, with a portion of the night’s proceeds directed to the Duff Roblin Scholars Fund, which provides Graduate Fellowships for students in UWinnipeg’s Master’s in Development Practice: Indigenous Development and Master of Arts in Indigenous Governance programs.

In addition to individual tickets, sponsorship opportunities are also available at the Title, Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Corporate levels. For more information or to purchase, please see the event sponsorship package, or contact us by email at or through our event hotline at 204.415.2472.

We are also looking for individual and corporate donors interested in donating a silent auction item or raffle prize. If you are able to donate a prize, please contact us by email or by phone at 204.415.2472.

Highlights from the 2016 Duff Roblin Award Dinner.

Missed the dinner, but still want to support academic and community programming at UWinnipeg? Please follow these instructions:  


Visit our secure online donation page and enter “2017 Duff Roblin Award Dinner” under Other as shown below:

Donation instructions

By cheque

The University of Winnipeg Foundation
901-491 Portage AVE
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RE: The 2016 Duff Roblin Award Dinner

Or contact The University of Winnipeg Foundation