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Bursaries for Faculty of Arts and Science Students

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The following awards have been made available thanks to the generosity of Queen's donors.

 


Bursaries Open to Any Department within the Faculty of Arts and Science:

Arts 1951 Robert Wallace Memorial Award

Established in April 2006 by members of the class of Arts & Science 1951 in memory of Queen's eleventh Principal Dr. Robert Wallace, LL.1930, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students in any year or program of studies in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts '57 Bursary

Established by members of the class of Arts 1957 in recognition of their 40th reunion. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student in any year in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts '73 Bursary

Established by members of the class of Arts 1973 in recognition of their 25th reunion. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student in any year in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts '78 Bursary

Established by the class of Arts '78 in recognition of their graduation and awarded on the basis of financial need to second, third, or fourth year students registered in any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts and Science 1954 Bursary

Established in April 2006 by members of the Class of Arts and Science 1954 in recognition of the benefits of receiving an education at Queen's University. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students in the second year of any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts and Science 1972 Bursary

Established in November 2007 by the class of Arts and Science 1972 and awarded on the basis of financial need to upper year students in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts and Science 1979 Bursary

Established in March 2008 by the class of Arts and Science 1979, and awarded on the basis of financial need to students in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts and Science '97 Bursary

Established by members of the class of Arts and Science 1997 in recognition of their graduating class. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student in any year in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts and Science 1998 Bursary

Established by members of the class of Arts and Science 1998 in recognition of their graduating class. Awarded on the basis of financial need and extra-curricular activities to a full-time student in any year in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts and Science 1999 Bursary

Established in April 2001 by the Arts and Science Class of '99, with donations to the ThankQ '99 Class Gift Campaign. Awarded to a full-time second, third, or fourth year student in any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need and involvement in extracurricular activities, which could include employment with a Queen's organization.

Arts & Science 2002 Award

Established in May 2007 by the graduating Arts & Science Class of 2002 and awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and extra-curricular involvement to upper year students in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts & Science 2003/Eileen Krieger Award

Established in April 2007 by the graduating Arts and Science Class of 2003 in memory of classmate Eileen Krieger. Awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and extra-curricular involvement to upper year students in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arts & Science ThankQ 2004 Bursary

Established in September 2008 by the graduating Arts & Science Class of 2004 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to upper year students in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

ArtSci 1993 Undergraduate Bursary

Established in February 1997 by the Class of Arts and Science 1993 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students who self identify as either First Nations, Metis, Inuit, or as members of the African and Caribbean Student Association in any year in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University.

David Bechthold Memorial Bursary

Established by friends and family in memory of David Bechthold, B.A. '79 (Guelph), and awarded to any student in any year of a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Arts Honour program who is in financial need.

James D. Canuel Memorial Bursary

Established by family and friends in memory of James D. Canuel, B.A.(Honours) '84. Awarded on the basis of financial need to an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Arts and Science who has demonstrated his or her participation in extra-curricular activities

Class of '94 Single Parent Undergraduate Bursary

Established by the Class of '94 from donations made over the first three years following graduation from the Faculty of Arts and Science. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student who is a single parent registered in a degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Carl C. Ferguson Bursary

Established in April 2002 by Carl C. Ferguson, B.A. '37, and awarded on the basis of financial need to one or more students in the Bachelor of Science program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

46th Queen's Battery/Royal Canadian Artillery 1914-18 Bursary

Established by George S. Atkins in recognition of a group of young Queen's and Acadia men who fought and died in World War I. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Donald Gordon Memorial Award

Established in memory of Donald Gordon, a Canadian leader in business and government. Awarded annually to upper year students enrolled in any undergraduate program in Engineering and Applied Science, Arts and Science or Business on the basis of financial need, reasonable academic distinction, demonstrated breadth of ability in and commitment to a field outside their program of studies and commitment to service to their community and the nation.

Katie Gundy Arts '50 Bursary

Established by Katie Gundy Stewart, Arts '50, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Monsignor J.G. Hanley Bursary

Established by Monsignor J.G. Hanley of Kingston, Chaplain to the Newman Club of Queen's University from 1941-58 and a constant friend to all students. Awarded annually during the Winter Term of the academic year to a student of promising ability but straitened circumstances in the second or later year of any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Anthony O. Hendrie Bursary

Established by Anthony O. Hendrie, B.A. 1959, and awarded on the basis of financial need to students in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Preference will be given to graduates of secondary schools located in the Towns of Collingwood and Stayner and the Township of Clearview.

Investors Group Award

Established by Investors Group, a Canadian corporation that strongly supports education and youth development, arts and culture, and amateur sports. Awarded annually to undergraduate students enrolled full-time in the Faculty of Arts and Science or the School of Business on the basis of financial need, academic excellence, and involvement in extra-curricular and/or community activities. Students must also have taken two or more courses in at least one of the following areas: finance, human resource management, sociology, or computing and information science.

Stephanie Lane "Pink Shoes" Memorial Award

Established in January 2008 by friends and family in memory of Stephanie Elizabeth Lane, B.A. (Hons.) 1994, and awarded to undergraduate students in the second year in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and volunteer work with children.

A. Dorothy Milligan Award

Established in January 2001 by A. Dorothy Milligan, Arts 1947, and awarded to a full-time student in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need and academic merit.

Dr. Gladys R. Munnings Bursary

Established by Gladys R. Munnings, B.A.(Honours) 1932, LL.D. 1976. Awarded to a student of promising ability in the third or fourth year of an honours program in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Preference will be given to a female student who is in need of financial assistance.

Samuel and Edith R. Munnings Bursary

Established by Gladys R. Munnings, B.A. (Hon.) 1932, LL.D. 1976, and awarded to students of promising ability enrolled in the third or fourth year of an honours program in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need.

John and Elizabeth Murray Award

Established in May 2002 by John Murray, B.Sc. '63, Ph.D. '67, and his wife, Elizabeth Murray. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a second-, third-, or fourth-year full-time student enrolled in any discipline of the Bachelor of Science (Honours) program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Lincoln Taylor Newman Memorial Bursaries

Established by family and friends of Lincoln Taylor Newman who died in 1992 in his second year of studies in a Bachelor of Arts program. Awarded to students in the first year of an Arts program on the basis of financial need.

Royal Canadian Air Force WWII Award

Established in April 2001 by George Spicer Atkins, Arts '49,a Flying Officer in the RCAF, to honour 18,000 volunteer airmen who died while serving with the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II, and to honour those who served and survived the wounds and stress of combat. Awarded to a full-time student in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need and academic excellence.

Geoffrey E. Shepherd Memorial Bursary

Established in memory of Geoffrey E. Shepherd, Arts'83 and awarded each year to a deserving upper-year student in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Spaidal Bursary in Arts and Science

Established in May 2006 and awarded on the basis of financial need to full-time students enrolled in any year or program of studies in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Stanley Trzop Jr. Award

Established in February 2004 by Stanley Trzop Jr., B.Sc. '58, in loving memory of his mother, Zelia Trzop, his wife, Joan Edmison Trzop, and Joan's parents, J. Alex and Alice Edmison. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student in second, third, or fourth year who is pursuing studies in the Humanities and Social Sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University.

Samuel Weeburn Small Bursaries

Established by Pearl V. Small in memory of her husband, Samuel Weeburn Small, B.Sc.'25. Awarded on the basis of merit and need to students enrolled in any program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science or in a program leading to the B.Sc. degree in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Frederick Welch Bursary

Established by the late Frederick Welch and awarded to a student in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of need. Preference will be given to the sons and daughters of mechanics, labourers and soldiers who are residents of the City of Kingston.

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Bursaries for Part-Time Arts and Science Students:

Shirley Simpson Memorial Bursary

Established by colleagues, students, friends and family in memory of Shirley Simpson, who was a staff member in the Faculty of Arts and Science for 26 years, an advocate for the non-traditional students. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a part-time undergraduate student in the Faculty of Arts and Science who has completed a minimum of 3.0 credits. Preference will be given to a student who has taken the majority of his/her courses through correspondence study.

Alan Tustin Bursary

Established by Alan Tustin, Arts 1938, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student enrolled in a degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Preference will be given to a student completing a degree program through part-time or distance education.

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Art Specific Bursaries:

Gerald Finley Bursary in Art

Established through donations, and in honour of Gerald Finley, founder of the Department of Art, and awarded on the basis of financial need to students registered in a degree program with a concentration in Art History or Fine Art.

Merle and Philip Koven Bursary

Established in March 2003 by Philip Koven and added to by family and friends in honour of Merle Koven. The Kovens are passionate about the arts and have been life long supporters of the Agnes Etherington Art Centre in Kingston. Awarded on the basis of financial need to an upper-year student with a concentration in Art History in a B.A. or B.A.(Hons.) program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

John Cameron O Memorial Award in Fine Art

Established in February 2004 by Daniel Hyo-Won O and the O family members in memory of John Cameron O. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students in the third or fourth year of the B.F.A.(Honours) program. If there are no eligible candidates the award can be presented to students in the third or fourth year of the B.A.(Honours) program in the Department of Art.

Women's Visual Arts Bursary

Established by the Women's Art Festival and awarded on the basis of financial need to a female student enrolled in either Film or Fine Arts.

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Biochemistry Specific Bursaries:

Department of Biochemistry Bursary

Established in October 2002 from donations and awarded on the basis of financial need to students in any year in the Department of Biochemistry.

Mary Conner Hale Bursary

Established by George M. Hale, B.Sc. 1945, in memory of his wife, Mary, Arts 1945. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the 3rd or 4th year of an honours program in Biology or Biochemistry. Preference will be given to a female student taking more than one course in the area of concentration.

Plumley Family Award in Arts and Science

Established by Kent Plumley, B.Sc. (Chem. Eng.) 1960, LL.B. 1963, and Sandra (Macdonald) Plumley, B.A. 1966, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the third or fourth year of the Faculty of Arts and Science with a concentration in English or Biochemistry.

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Biology Specific Bursaries:

Dr. K.A. Clendenning Memorial Scholarship

Established by Mr. and Mrs. Campbell Clendenning in memory of their son, Dr. Kenneth A. Clendenning, B.A. 1936, M.A. 1937, Ph.D. 1941 (University of Toronto). Dr. Clendenning's specialty was marine biology and plant physiology. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student in the final year of a B.Sc.(Hon.) program in Biology or to a graduate student in the Department of Biology. Preference will be given to a student specializing in plant physiology or marine biology.

Mary Conner Hale Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Biochemistry.

JADE Award

Established in December 2008 by Douglas Ellenor, B.Sc. (Hons.) 1966, and Jo-Anne Ellenor, B.Sc. (Hons.) 1967, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students in second, third or fourth year with a concentration, major, minor or medial in Geological Science or Biological Science in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Victor Gok Leung Lee Memorial Award

Established in May 2001 by Marguerite Lee in memory of her brother, Victor Gok Leung Lee, son of Peter and You Sung Lee. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to an upper year, full-time, Canadian student in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science or in a Biological Science program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arthur Louden Bursaries

Established by the late Frances Drover Louden in memory of her husband Arthur Louden, B.A. (Hon.)'30. Awarded on the basis of need to students registered in a B.Sc. program with a major concentration in biology, chemistry or physics.

Florence Elizabeth Gray Salter Bursaries

Established by Mrs. Angela Ross in memory of Florence Elizabeth Gray Salter, Arts and Science '22. Awarded on the basis of need to an upper-year student in an honours degree program with a major concentration in English or Biology or preferably with medial concentrations in these subjects.

George and Mary Turnbull Foundation Fund Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries open to all students.

Allen and Mary Lou West Memorial Award

Established by family and friends of Professor Allen West, a graduate of Massachusetts State University and Yale University, and long-time faculty member of the Department of Biology at Queen's University, in recognition of his life-long interest in entomology, environmental issues, and education. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic standing to a student entering the third or fourth year of a biology program. Preference will be given to students specializing in environmental biology.

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Chemistry Specific Bursaries:

Department of Chemistry Bursary

Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the second, third or fourth year of the Honours Chemistry program in the Faculty of Arts and Science or the Engineering Chemistry program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Oren A. Earl Bursary

Established from a bequest by Oren A. Earl and awarded to an undergraduate student in an Honours B.Sc. program in Chemistry. The award will be based on academic achievement and financial need. Preference will be given to a woman.

Chris Ingold Memorial Bursary in Chemistry

Established in November 2006 by members of the classes of Arts & Science 1980 and 1981 and awarded on the basis of financial need to students in second year in a Chemistry degree program (SSP, Major, or Medial) in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Arthur Louden Bursaries

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Biology.

Walter MacFarlane Smith Bursary

Established in April 2002 by family, friends and former students as a memorial to Professor Walter MacFarlane Smith and awarded to a student in the B.Sc.(Hon) program in Chemistry in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need.

Robert and Margaret McIntosh Award

Established through the bequest of Robert and Margaret McIntosh and from generous gifts in their memory from family and friends. Dr. Robert L. McIntosh, B.A. 1935 (Dalhousie), M.Sc. 1936 (McGill), Ph.D. 1939 (McGill) was Head of the Chemistry Department (1961-1969), Associate Dean of Arts and Science (1969), and Dean of the School of Graduate Studies (1970-1979) at Queen's University. He was also a distinguished scholar. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student in the second or third year of an Honours B.Sc. program in Chemistry.

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Classics Specific Bursaries:

Isabel Brown Buchanan Award in Classics

Established from a bequest by Isabel Brown Buchanan, a teacher of Latin and Greek at Lisgar Collegiate Institute for twenty-seven years. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students in the final year of a medial or major concentration in Classics, who have taken courses in Latin and Greek.

William Dowsley Memorial Award

Established by Mrs. Dorothy Graham in memory of her father (M.A.1898). Awarded to the most deserving student entering the second or third year who plans to take a concentration in Latin. Should there be no suitable candidate, it may be awarded in years other than those stated, or in other concentrations offered by the Department of Classics.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

Established by Alexander M. Ross, B.A. (Hons.) '40, M.A. '48, in memory of Irene Joan Ross (Porteous), B.A. (Hons.) '44, M.A. '48, B.L.S. '45 (McGill), and awarded on the basis of financial need to a 3rd or 4th year student registered in an honours program in a concentration offered by one of the following departments in the Faculty of Arts and Science: Classics, English, History, Philosophy, or a Language department.

John D.B. Walton Award

Established by John D.B. Walton, Arts '45, and awarded to a third-year student in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need and academic excellence. Preference will be given to a student who has taken a course taught by the Classics Department.

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Computing Specific Bursaries:

Jal F. Bamji Memorial Bursary

Established by Dr. P.J. Bamji in memory of his father, Jal F. Bamji, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the School of Computing.

Anne Bodnarchuk Memorial Award

Established by family and friends in memory of Anne Bodnarchuk, B.A. 1957, HLL.D 1984, Queen's, who led a distinguished career with Air Canada for 30 years in operations research and computer science, and was the company's first female Vice-President. Anne served on the University Council of Queen's and as a member of the Board of Trustees. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to an upper year student in the School of Computing.

Professors For A Better Queen's Bursary

Established by Lorne Carmichael and Susan Hara and awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time or part-time students registered in any degree program in Economics, or Computing Science who have been admitted under the mature student regulation.

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Drama Specific Bursaries:

Isabel Bader Award for Costume in Drama

Established by Isabel Bader and awarded to upper year students, currently registered in a drama concentration (includes majors, medials, minors, and Stage & Screen SPF) on the basis of financial need. Preference is given to students who demonstrate an interest in costume and/or costume studies from various theatrical perspectives; past and current interest in costume and/or costume studies; plans, ideas, expectations, wishes for future study and exploration. Selection will be made in consultation with the Department of Drama. As part of the application students are required to submit a letter to the Student Awards Office outlining their interests in this area.

Peruch Memorial Bursary

Established by Annamaria Carnelos-Bamji in memory of her beloved mother, Veglia Peruch-Carnelos, and uncle, Sergio Peruch, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student enrolled in a playwriting course in the Drama Department.

Women's Performing Arts Bursary

Established by the Women's Art Festival and awarded on the basis of financial need to a female student enrolled in either Music or Drama.

Ella Zeitz Bursary

Established by the family of Ella Zeitz, mother and grandmother, and awarded to an upper year student in the Department of Drama on the basis of financial need.

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Economics Specific Bursaries:

Ethel M. Birkenshaw Award

Established by Ethel M. Birkenshaw, B.A. 1948, and awarded to students enrolled full-time in a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program concentrating in either Economics, English, History or Political Studies. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic ability, leadership qualities, evidence of an entrepreneurial spirit and an interest in public service, volunteer activities or community service.

Nathan Richard Cowan Memorial Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries for Student Athletes.

Department of Economics Bursary

Established in May 2001 from donations and awarded to a student in the Department of Economics on the basis of financial need.

Lee Award in Financial Economics

Established in April 2008 by Gordon Lee, B.A. (Hons.) 1991, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to a student enrolled in a B.A. (Honours) program with a major or medial in Economics who has achieved a grade of at least 82% in at least one 300 or 400 level course in financial economics (currently ECON 322* and ECON 423*). 

Professors For A Better Queen's Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Computing.

Douglas D. Purvis Award

Established in memory of Douglas Purvis, Head of the Department of Economics and Director of the John Deutsch Institute for the Study of Economic Policy, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student with high academic standing entering the third year of a B.A. program with a major, medial or minor concentration in Economics. If there are no eligible applicants in third year, students in the fourth year of an Economics program will be considered.

Stephen J. R. Smith Bursary

Established by Stephen J.R. Smith, B.Sc. (Eng) 1972, M.Sc. (Econ). Awarded to students enrolled in an Economics program in the Faculty of Arts and Science or an Electrical Engineering program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science on the basis of financial need, leadership, creativity and extra-curricular activities. Preference will be given to students who have not received other awards greater than $1,000.

Nancy M. Stiles Memorial Award

Established in October 2002 by family, friends and colleagues in memory of Nancy M. Stiles, B.A. 1972. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to second-, third-, or fourth-year students in the Faculty of Arts and Science with a concentration in Economics or Political Studies. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate an interest in international relations.

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English Language & Literature Specific Bursaries:

Ethel M. Birkenshaw Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Economics.

Patrick and Jean Brady Award

Established in October 2002 by a bequest from the estate of Margaret Jean Brady, B.A. 1942, and from donations from the family. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students in the Faculty of Arts and Science who are majoring in English.

Betsy (Sparrow) Clarke Bursary

Established by Betsy (Sparrow) Clarke, Arts '63, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Preference will be given to a female student enrolled in at least one course in the Department of Gender Studies or English.

Farlinger Bursary

Established by a bequest from the estate of Kathleen Farlinger Wallace, B.A. '25, and awarded to a student in financial need from the County of Dundas. Preference will be given to a student whose area of concentration is English and who is in the first year of an undergraduate program. If no first year students are eligible to be considered, the award will be open to upper-year students in a Bachelor of Arts program, again with preference to a student whose area of concentration is English.

George Forrest Johnston Memorial Bursary

Provision for this bursary was made in the will of George Forrest Johnston, B.A. '69. Awarded on the basis of need to a student enrolled in a major concentration in English. Preference will be given to students who are graduates of Howe Sound Secondary School, Squamish, British Columbia.

Dorothy J W Bell (Reynolds) McCulloch Award in English

Established in January 2013 by Dorothy J.W. Bell (Reynolds) McCulloch, BA 2003 (English), and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students in the second, third or fourth year of a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program with an academic plan in English.

Ruth I. McKenzie Bursaries

Established from the estate of Ruth I. McKenzie and awarded on the basis of financial need to students studying Canadian Literature and/or Canadian History.

C. Kathleen Munn Award

Established by C. Kathleen Munn, Arts '72, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student enrolled in the 2nd, 3rd, or 4th year of the Faculty of Arts and Science, with preference given to a student in a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program in English. The recipient must have the ability to communicate in a second language. This could be achieved by enrolment in a French immersion program in high school, participation in an exchange program, or enrolment in upper year language courses at Queen's.

Gladys Munnings Memorial Award in English

Established in April 2004 by Helen Gurney in memory of Gladys Munnings, B.A. 1932, LL.D. 1976 and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to second-, third-, or fourth-year students majoring in English.

Pahle-Whitaker Award in English

Established in November 2012 by family and friends in memory of Patricia J. Whitaker, B.A. 1984 and her husband Jack Whitaker. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students in the second year of a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program with a major or medial plan in English Language and Literature.

Plumley Family Award in Arts and Science

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Biochemistry.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Classics.

Florence Elizabeth Gray Salter Bursaries

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Biology.

George and Mary Turnbull Foundation Fund Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries open to all students.

Bronwen Wallace Bursary

Established by friends and colleagues in memory of Bronwen Wallace, B.A. (Hon.)'67, M.A.'69, a gifted writer, good friend and spirited colleague. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in final year of either a B.A. or B.A. (Hon.) program with a concentration in English. Preference will be given to women students.

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Film & Media Studies Specific Bursaries:

Women's Visual Arts Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Art.

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French Studies Specific Bursaries:

Ruby Cordy Award

Established in April 2002 by Ruby Cordy, B.A. '34, M.A. '42, and awarded on the basis of academic achievement and financial need to a full-time fourth year student in the Faculty of Arts and Science completing a B.A. (Honours) program with a medial or major concentration in French Studies.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Classics.

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Gender Studies Specific Bursaries:

Betsy (Sparrow) Clarke Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, English Language and Literature.

Department of Gender Studies Bursary

Established in May 2001 from donations and awarded to a student in the Department of Gender Studies on the basis of financial need, preferably to a women student enrolled in a Gender Studies degree program who has completed GDNS-211*.

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Geography Specific Bursaries:

G. Kenyon Rutherford Award

Established by colleagues and former students of Professor Rutherford, a graduate of University of New Zealand and Agricultural University of Norway at Vollebekk, a leading scholar in the field of soil science and long-time member of the Department of Geography. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic standing to a student in third or fourth year of a geography program. Preference will be given to students specializing in physical geography or Earth Systems Science.

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Geological Sciences Specific Bursaries:

Berkley Petroleum Corp. National Awards

Established in May 2002 by Michael L. Rose, B.Sc. (Hon.) (Geology) '79, and Susan Riddell Rose, B.Sc. (Hon.) (Geological Engineering) '86. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to full-time student(s) in the second-, third-, and fourth-year of an undergraduate program in either the Faculty of Arts and Science or the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to students with a concentration in Geological Science or Geological Engineering and to students from outside the Province of Ontario. The awards may go to graduate students if there are no eligible undergraduate students.

Geological Science Bursary

Established by the Department of Geological Sciences from funds donated by friends and faculty and awarded to a student in the Department of Geological Sciences on the basis of financial need.

Johanna M. Goldthorpe Memorial Bursary

Established by family and friends in memory of Johanna M. Goldthorpe, BSc.(Hon.) '91 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the third or fourth year in the Department of Geological Sciences at Queen's University. Preference will be given to a woman and to a student specializing in Mineral Exploration.

JADE Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Biology.

O. A. Seeber Bursary

Established by the Coniagas Group of Mines to honour Orville Alexander (Sandy) Seeber, Arts '37 for his more than fifty years of service to the mining industry as a consulting geologist. Awarded on the recommendation of the Department of Geological Sciences to a Canadian citizen or permanent resident in the third year of either a B.Sc. program in Geological Engineering or an Honours B.Sc. program with a concentration in Geological Sciences. The award is intended to support a student who has demonstrated aptitude for an interest in a career in either exploration or production in the Canadian Mining Industry.

Harold R. Steacy Bursary

Established by Harold R. Steacy, B.Sc. '46, and awarded to a student in financial need in an undergraduate program in Geological Sciences in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

WAMIC Wood Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Engineering and Applied Science, Geological Engineering.

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History Specific Bursaries:

Ethel M. Birkenshaw Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Economics.

Cornett Awards

Established by A. Marjory Cornett, B.A. '40, in memory of her husband, Donald M. Cornett, B.A. '47, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to a student in the third year and to a student in the fourth year of a B.A.(Hons.) program with a major or medial concentration in History.

Ruth I. McKenzie Bursaries

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, English Language and Literature.

George A. Rawlyk Memorial Award

Established by family, friends and colleagues in memory of a distinguished and admired professor of History, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to a student with at least a 75% average entering the third year of a B.A. (Honours) program with a major concentration in History.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Classics.

Donald Swainson Memorial Bursary

Established by friends and family in memory of Donald Swainson, an eminent Canadian historian and Professor of History at Queen's University. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in History.

George and Mary Turnbull Foundation Fund Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries open to all students

Donna Watts Award in History

Established in December 2008 in honour of Mrs. Donna Watts, Teacher of History at the Kingston Collegiate and Vocational School (1962-1988), Honorary President of the Queen's Women's Association (1974-1984), and wife of Dr. Ronald L. Watts, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of Queen's University (1974-1984). Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students registered in a major, minor or medial in History, within the Faculty of Arts and Science, who are graduates of Kingston Collegiate and Vocational Institute.

Charles Frederick Young Bursary in History

Established in October 2002 by a bequest from the estate of Edith Irene Young. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence (minimum 85% average) to a student in the fourth year with a major concentration in History, who plans to continue to Graduate Studies in History. In the event there is no suitable candidate(s) in a particular year the bursary will not be awarded.

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Jewish Studies Specific Bursaries:

Robert Bater Award in Jewish Studies

Established by Regina and Irving Rosen and friends and family of Robert Bater, for many years a distinguished professor, Head of the Department of Religion and Principal of Queen's Theological College, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to 1) a student concentrating in Jewish Studies, or 2) a student who is enrolled in at least one course in Jewish Studies.

Regina Rosen Award

Established in April 2006 by Irving Rosen to honour his wife, Regina Rosen, B.A. 1980, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student pursuing a concentration in Jewish Studies.

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Kinesiology & Health Studies Specific Bursaries:

Donald deFrayne Macintosh Bursary

Established in memory of Dr. Donald deFrayne Macintosh, Director of the School of Physical and Health Education from 1965 to 1984 and professor until his death in 1994. Awarded to a third or fourth year student who is registered in the concurrent Physical and Health Education program on the basis of financial need and contribution to leadership in student government, athletics/recreation, or as a volunteer in the community.

Heard/McFarlane Award

Established by R. Bruce McFarlane, B.A./B.P.H.E. '78, and Janice C. Heard, B.Sc.(Hons.)/B.P.H.E. '80, and awarded to students in first or second year in the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education program or the Bachelor of Science (Honours) Kinesiology program in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen's University on the basis of financial need and academic achievement.

Mark Howard Pentland Memorial Award

Established by family and friends in memory of Mark Howard Pentland, B.A., B.P.H.E. 1979, whose premature death cut short a great potential for service to humanity. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students in the second, third, or fourth year in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies. Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated an interest in working with children with disabilities.

PHE Thank Q Bursary

Established in January 2003 by members of the Class of PhysEd '97 and the School of Physical and Health Education. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to second, third, or fourth year students in the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education program or the Bachelor of Science (Honours) Kinesiology program in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies.

Marion Ross Bursary

Established by the women graduates of the School of Physical and Health Education and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student registered in the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education program who has contributed to leadership in student government, athletics/recreation, or as a volunteer in the community.

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Languages Specific Bursaries:

Jessie (Cameron) Chisholm Bursaries

Established from a bequest by Robert Findlay Chisholm of Hamilton, Ontario, in memory of his mother, Jessie Cameron, B.A. 1897, and her dedication to the pursuance of education and awarded to a student on the basis of financial need. Preference will be given to students who are in their 3rd or 4th year of a program in Modern Languages.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Classics.

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Life Science Specific Bursaries:

Department of Physiology Bursary

Established from donations and awarded to a student in the Department of Physiology on the basis of financial need.

Life Sciences Award

Established by gifts from alumni and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to a fourth year student in Life Sciences.

Pamela McDonald Memorial Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries for Student Athletes.

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Mathematics and Statistics Specific Bursaries:

Shirley Bell Award

Established from the estate of Shirley Bell and donations from her husband, Eric C. Bell, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to a student in the Faculty of Arts and Science with a concentration in Mathematics and Statistics or to a student in the Math and Engineering program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Department of Mathematics and Statistics Bursary

Established from donations and awarded to a student in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics on the basis of financial need.

Douglas and Myrna Townsend Bursary

Established by Douglas C. Townsend and awarded on the basis of financial need to an undergraduate student in the Faculty of Arts and Science, with preference to students who are enrolled in an honours program in Mathematics and Statistics.

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Music Specific Bursaries:

Shirley and Mortimer Abramsky Award in Music

Established by Shirley and Mortimer Abramsky, patrons of the arts and outstanding citizens of Kingston. Awarded to a student in the second year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and outstanding overall accomplishment. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Viloo J. Bamji Memorial Bursary in Music

Established by Dr. P.J. Bamji in memory of his mother, Viloo J. Bamji, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the School of Music.

Johannes Brahms Award in Music

Established through the donations of friends and supporters of the School of Music in the Brahms centenary year of 1997. Awarded to a student in the fourth year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and outstanding overall accomplishment. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Doris M. (Morphy) Clark Bursary

Established by Gerald A. Clark, B.Sc. '42, M.Sc. '44, in memory of Doris M. (Morphy) Clark, B.Sc. '44. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the School of Music who is studying: 1) violin, or 2) piano. If there are no eligible candidates then the bursary may be awarded to any student in the School of Music.

Brad Erion Memorial Bursary

Established in 1980 by family and friends in memory of Brad Erion, B.Mus., 1980, a student in the Faculty of Education at the time of his death. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student in the Bachelor of Music program, with preference given to a student specializing in composition.

Heather Hamlin Awards in Music

Established by the Hamlin Family of Mississauga, Ontario, in memory of Heather Hamlin, generous supporters of the arts and lifelong lovers of music. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students in the Bachelor of Music program, with preference to third- or fourth-year students who have demonstrated ability in the area of musicology or theory, and/or demonstrated accomplishment in the area of composition. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Fanny Mendelssohn Award in Music

Established through donations of Queen's University Alumni in 1997, marking the 150th anniversary of the death of the great pianist and composer, Fanny Mendelssohn. Awarded to a student in the fourth year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and outstanding overall accomplishment. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Graham Newsome Memorial Award in Music

Established by family and friends in memory of Graham Newsome, late distinguished amateur organist and music teacher in Montreal. Awarded to a full-time student entering second, third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Music or B.A. (Honours) Music program on the basis of financial need and demonstrated outstanding achievement. Preference may be given to students who have excelled in the performance and/or study of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Herbert and Stella Overton Awards in Music

Established in May 1996 by Isabel Bader in memory of her parents, Herbert and Stella Overton, music lovers and dedicated supporters of the arts. Awarded to a student in year two, three or four of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and academic achievement. Preference will be given to a student who is studying applied music. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Sylvia C. Small Prize in Piano Accompaniment

Established in honour of Sylvia C. Small, accomplished accompanist and transposer of music into braille. Awarded to a student entering the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and outstanding accomplishment in accompaniment.

Bethia Stewart Hamilton Awards in Music

Established by the estate of Bethia Stewart Hamilton, mother of Sadie-Lu Harley, B.A. 1952, and lifelong lover of music. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students in the Bachelor of Music program, with preference to third- or fourth-year students who have demonstrated ability in the area of applied music, or have demonstrated achievement in the area of composition. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Telgmann Bursary

Established by the Telgmann family in memory of Professor Oscar Telgmann and his daughter, Mignon, whose contributions to the development of music in Kingston spanned nearly a century. Awarded on the recommendation of the School of Music to a needy student in the Bachelor of Music program. In the case of equal merit, preference will be given to a student whose major instrument is violin, viola, cello or double bass.

Aileen M. Truesdell Memorial Award

Established by Nancy Fowler, B.A. 1998 and Robert Robson in memory of Aileen M. Truesdell, singer, dancer and pianist, whose musical talents and performances influenced family, friends and the community. Awarded on the basis of financial need and achievement to a full-time, upper year student in the School of Music, who has demonstrated commitment to music outside of the university music program through extra-curricular activities or community involvement. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Elaine and Walter Viner Award in Music

Established by Elaine and Walter Viner, public benefactors and outstanding citizens of Kingston. Awarded annually to a student in the third year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and outstanding overall accomplishment. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

David and Shelagh Williams Award

Established by David Williams, Ph.D. 1966, and Shelagh (Courtney) Williams, B.Sc.(Hon) 1961, M.Sc. 1966, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to an upper year student in the School of Music. Selection will be made in consultation with the School of Music.

Women's Performing Arts Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Drama.

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Philosophy Specific Bursaries:

The Marilynne Charters Fuller Award in Philosophy

Established in May 2010 by Marilynne Charters Fuller, B.A. 1947, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students registered in a major, minor or medial in Philosophy in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Classics.

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Physics Specific Bursaries:

CFUW Kingston Club A. Vibert Douglas Award

Established in July 2011 by the Canadian Federation of University Women Kingston Club in memory of two women:  A. Vibert Douglas, first Canadian woman to be President of the International Federation of University Women, one of Canada's pioneer astrophysicists, and the Dean of Women at Queen's from 1939 to 1959; Caroline Mitchell, B.A. 1926, a long-time member and diligent fund-raiser for the Kingston Club.  Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students in any year in a Bachelor of Science program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.  First preference will be given to students registered in third or fourth year of a program in the Department of Physics in the Faculty of Arts and Science; second preference will be given to female students.

Arthur Louden Bursaries

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Biology.

Physics Department Award

Established by friends and alumni of the Physics Department. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student registered in either the Engineering Physics program or in an upper year of a B.Sc. (Honours) program with a concentration in Physics.

Velan Award

Established in April 2002 by A. Karel Velan and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a third or fourth year undergraduate student in the Department of Physics with a concentration in Astronomy, Physics or Engineering Physics.

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Political Studies Specific Bursaries:

Ethel M. Birkenshaw Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Economics.

David Cox Memorial Award

Established by colleagues, students and friends in memory of David Cox, a long-time faculty member of the Department of Political Studies. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student registered in the fourth year of a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program with a major concentration in Political Studies.

Marshall B. Dean Award

Established from the estate of Marshall B. Dean and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student registered in the third year of a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program with a major concentration in Political Studies.

Matthew Clifford Deans Bursary

Awarded on the basis of need to students in the Faculty of Arts and Science with preference given to those proceeding into fourth year with a concentration in Political Studies.

Sheldon McDonell Memorial Bursary

Established by friends and other donors in memory of Sheldon McDonell, B.A., Political Studies. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student registered in the third year of a degree program with a concentration in Political Studies. Preference will be given to students who have had to work at part-time jobs to stay in their program.

Jean McLeod Bursary

Established in December 2010 by the Estate of Jean Marion (McLeod) James, M.A. 1958, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students in second, third, or fourth year of any undergraduate degree program in the Department of Political Studies at Queen's University.

Nancy M. Stiles Memorial Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Economics

George and Mary Turnbull Foundation Fund Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries open to all students.

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Psychology Specific Bursaries:

Beatrice and Harold Cohen Award in Psychology

Established in May 2013 by the Estate of Beatrice J. Steuer Cohen in memory of her late husband, Harold A. Cohen, B.A. 1928, B.Sc. 1930 (Engineering Physics). Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to a student in third year in the Department of Psychology in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

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Religious Studies Specific Bursaries:

Allen-Bracken Award

Established by Margaret Bracken, B.A. 1997, in memory of Ethel Allen and Lena Beryl Bracken. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to a student entering the fourth year of a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) program with a concentration in Religious Studies. Selection will be made in consultation with the Department of Religious Studies.

Department of Religious Studies Award

Established by friends and colleagues of the Department of Religious Studies and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit to a student in the third or fourth year of a concentration in Religious Studies. Selection will be made in consultation with the Department of Religious Studies.

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Sociology Specific Bursaries:

Quigley Savor Family Bursary

Established by Elaine Savor in honour of the support provided to her by her family. Awarded to a student majoring in Sociology, with preference given to a mature student.

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Spanish & Italian Language & Literature Specific Bursaries:

Phil and Rose Quattrocchi Bursary

Established in 1997 by the Dante Alighieri Society, Kingston Chapter, to honour Phil and Rose Quattrocchi for their ardent support and enthusiasm in promoting Italo-Canadian culture in the City of Kingston. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the third or fourth year in a concentration in Italian. If there is no suitable candidate in the Department of Spanish and Italian, the bursary shall be awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the third or fourth year in Art History.

Irene Joan Ross Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named General Bursaries, Arts and Science, Classics.

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