The university has many awards designed to recognize the students, staff, faculty members, and alumni making a difference both on and off campus. In addition to many scholarships and bursaries, those awards include: 

Queen’s University Alumni Association (QUAA) Awards

The QUAA offers a number of annual awards to recognize alumni and other members of the Queen’s community who serve Queen’s and the world at large in exceptional ways.
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Distinguished Service Awards

Inaugurated by the University Council in 1974, this award recognizes individuals who have made the University a better place through their extraordinary contributions. 
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Queen’s Special Recognition for Staff Awards

These awards recognize staff members (both individuals and groups) who consistently provide outstanding contributions during their workday, directly or indirectly, to the learning and working environment at Queen’s.
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Celebration of Service Awards

These awards recognize employees with 25, 30, 35, 40 and 50 years of service to the university.
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Equity Awards

The university’s Equity Office hands out a number of annual awards recognizing the contributions of individuals and groups in the area of equity and human rights.
 Learn more about Equity awards


Teaching Awards

The Queen’s tradition of teaching excellence is recognized through a variety of teaching awards at the departmental, provincial and national levels.
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Student Leadership Awards

Student Affairs celebrates extraordinary contributions made by student leaders at Queen’s to support their peers, local community members, and initiatives.
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Michael Condra Outstanding Student Service Award

The annual Michael Condra Outstanding Student Service Award is presented to Queen’s faculty or staff who have displayed a commitment to providing outstanding service to students, outside of a teaching role.
 Learn more about the Michael Condra Outstanding Student Service Award