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The following awards have been made available thanks to the generosity of Queen's donors.
Established in May 2005 in memory of Hugh DeCourcy, B.A.(Hons.) 1988, B.Ed. 1989, by his father, Peter DeCourcy, and mother, Sharelle Robertson. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the final year (fifth year) of the Concurrent Education program at Queen's University.
Established in November 2005 by family and friends in memory of Karey Jean Duggan (nee Oliphant), B.A./B.Sc.(Eng) 1995, and awarded on the basis of financial need to full- or part-time undergraduate and graduate women students with one or more children returning after a period of two or more years to University education. Preference will be given to students who are in the Faculty of Education.
Established in May 2001 by the class of Education '97 and awarded to a student registered in the Faculty of Education on the basis of financial need.
Established in April 2006 by the Education Class of 2004 and the Faculty of Education in memory of Education students John Raycroft and Jocelyn Stevens. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students in the Faculty of Education.
Established from donations made by friends and awarded to students on the basis of financial need who are enrolled in any year of study in a Concurrent or Consecutive Education program.
Established in March 2007 by a bequest from the estate of W. Henry (Harry) Jackson, B.A. 1947, and awarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students registered in any year of study in a Concurrent Education program or the Consecutive Education program at Queen's University. Preference will be given to graduates of secondary schools located in Kingston, Ontario.
Established by gifts from the late Walter F. Light, Sc. 1949, LL.D. 1981, former chair of the Queen's University Board of Trustees, and CEO and Chair of Nortel (Northern Telecom), Margaret Light, Arts 1947, and gifts in memory of Walter F. Light. Awarded on the basis of financial need to full-time students in graduate programs offered by the Faculty of Education. Selection will be made by the Student Awards Office in consultation with the Dean of Education Application must be made to the Dean of Education.
Established in March 2001 by friends and the Education class of 1999 in memory of Arthur Mandell, B.A. 1965, LLB 1978, who was a professor in the Faculty of Education (1970-1998). This bursary honours Professor Mandell's commitment to all students. In keeping with his belief that education should be accessible to everyone, this bursary assists those in financial need to study at Queen's Faculty of Education.
Established in June 2008 by Edward McDorman, B.Sc.(Eng.) 1957, and Elsie McDorman, B.Ed. 1973, in memory of their daughter Lisa Marie McDorman, B.A. 1987. Awarded to full-time students in the Bachelor of Education program on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and community involvement/extra-curricular activities.
Established by Gladys R. Munnings (B.A. Honours, 1932; LLD, 1976) and awarded on the basis of financial need to student(s) registered in the Faculty of Education.
Established in memory of Alexander Morton Robertson, M.A. 1896. Awarded annually on the basis of merit and need to a student enrolling in a program in the Faculty of Education leading to a teaching certificate in the Sciences.
Established by the organizing committee of ChemEd 89, in recognition of the contribution made by Professor Irwin Talensick to the teaching of Science and Chemistry. Awarded on the basis of financial need to Consecutive and Final Year concurrent B.Ed. students in the Intermediate/Senior program option taking two teaching subjects from Biology, Chemistry or Physics. Students taking one of these sciences as a first teaching subject and Mathematics as a second subject are also eligible.