Faculty Specific

Named Undergraduate Admission Bursaries

If you are selected to receive an admission bursary (e.g. Queen's Admission Bursary, Queen's Tricolour Bursary) the name of your bursary may be amended to one of the following awards. If you wish to be considered for Admission Bursaries assistance you must submit an Admission Bursary application.

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

Arts '71 Bursary

Established by the class of Arts '71 in celebration of their 25th year of graduation and awarded to a full-time student entering the first year in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need.

Arts, Commerce, PHE 1965 Admission Bursary

Established in September 2015 by the 1965 graduating classes in Arts, Commerce, and Physical and Health Education on the occasion of their 50th class reunion. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science or first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Arts and Science Class of 1967 Admission Bursary

Established in March 2022 by Arts and Science Class of 1967 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first-entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Betty Jean and John M. Bankes National Entrance Awards in the Faculty of Arts and Science

Established in March 2003 by John F. Bankes, B. A.(Hons.) 1973 (Economics) and Pamela Gibson, with substantial support from Leslie Shikaze, B. A.(Hons.) 1975 (English), Joanne J. Ling and others to honour Betty Jean and John M. Bankes, who have actively and consistently promoted the benefits of a university education and life-long learning. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students entering any first year program in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University. Preference will be given to students who have demonstrated participation in extra-curricular activities or who have accomplishments, such as community service, achievement in the arts or sports, or excellence in other areas of individual endeavour.

Michael Bradden Memorial Entrance Bursary

Established in May 2001 by Vanessa and Laura Bradden in memory of their brother Michael Bradden, B. Sc. (Math) 1991, who was an excellent student and athlete, and was a gentle person with a genuine spirit and love for life. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student entering first year of any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

CIBC Indigenous Renewable Admission Bursary

Established in November 2019 by CIBC and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to Indigenous students entering first year of a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree program, Bachelor of Computing (Honours) degree program, or a Concurrent Education/Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree program.  The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Robert & Jane (Halliley) Clapp Admission Bursary

Established in March 2018 by Robert Clapp, B.Sc. 1964 and Jane (Halliley) Clapp, B.A. 1964. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science or the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's University. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Clark Family Entrance Award

Established in November 2003 by John C. Clark and Anne J. Clark to recognize the importance of post-secondary education as the foundation for a successful and fulfilling life. The award seeks to assist those with the academic potential but not the financial means to pursue such an education. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to full-time students entering the first year of any direct-entry undergraduate program in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University.

Ruth Cordy Entrance Bursary

Established by Ruth Cordy, B. A. 1942, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year of the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University.

Mrs. Rupert (Margaret E.) Davies Award

Established by Margaret E. Davies, B. A. 1948, and awarded to a student entering the first year of any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science on the basis of financial need and academic merit.

Dean's Entrance Bursaries

Established in 1997 by the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science with alumni donations to help defray the cost of tuition for first year students. A number of bursaries are awarded on the basis of financial need to students entering the first year of a degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Steve and Irene Groch Awards

Established by Steve Groch, B. Sc. (Eng) '66, and Irene Groch. Awarded to students entering the first year of a four-year Bachelor of Science program in the Faculty of Arts and Science or the first year of any four year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science on the basis of proven leadership qualities, an entrepreneurial spirit, creativity, involvement in extra-curricular activities and demonstrated financial need. The award will not be given to students who have already received awards in excess of $1,000.

Judy Ha Memorial Entrance Award

Established in November 2007 in memory of Judy Ha (née Tang) B.A. 1975, B.Ed. 1976, by her husband Edmund Ha, B.Sc. 1976, and sons Derek Ha, B.Com. 2005, B.Sc. 2005, and Ronald Ha, B.Com. 2007, and awarded on the basis of financial need, demonstrated leadership ability and extracurricular involvement to undergraduate students entering the first year in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Elizabeth Holmes and Edwin Burt Memorial Award

Established in February 2015 by Ian Burt, Sc'89, Glynnis Burt, Artsci'88, and Leslie King (Burt), Artsci'80, Ed'81, in memory of their parents, Elizabeth Holmes, Arts'50, and Edwin Burt, Arts'51, IR'52. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Hugh Parker Memorial Award

Established in January 2022 by Home Trust in memory of Hugh Parker, ArtSci '16. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of any first-entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Preference will be given to students who actively promote diversity and inclusion in their community.

Janson Family Entrance Bursary

Established in January 2005 by Peter (B.Sc.Eng 1969) and Peggy (BA 1970) Janson and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University, with preference given to a female student from Northern Ontario.

Christopher Lounds Bursary

Established in February 2014 by friends and family in memory of Christopher Lounds, B.A. 1993, B.A. (Hons.) 1994, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Martha McConnachie Entrance Award

Established in March 2001 by Thomas McLaren, B. Com. 1949, in March 2001, in honour of his daughter, Martha McConnachie, B. Mus. 1976. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

W.B. Ferguson and Lynda L. Mickleborough National Entrance Award

Established by W. B. Ferguson and Lynda L. Mickleborough who have always recognized the importance of education at an institution such as Queen's University. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering the first year of any undergraduate program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Willis F. Pridham Memorial Award

Established in October 2005 by Laurie McCulligh in memory of her friend Willis F. Pridham, BA 1951, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering first year of any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Rauch Family Entrance Award

Established in February 2004 by Dr. Bernard Rauch, B. A. 1944, M. A. 1954, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to full-time students entering first year of any program in the Faculty of Arts and Science.

Margaret Reynolds (Arts 1939) Bursary

Established in December 2005 by Margaret (Casey) Reynolds, Arts 1939 and awarded on the basis of financial need to students entering first year of any undergraduate Bachelor of Arts program.

Henderson Scott Liberal Arts Award

Established in July 2011 by Dr. Henderson (Glenn) Scott, B.A. 1956, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Arts and Science. Preference will be given to students from Eastern Ontario.

Elisabeth Tremblay Memorial Entrance Award

Established in April 2004 by family and friends in memory of Elisabeth Tremblay and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students entering the first year of any undergraduate program in the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen's University.

Danny & Charlatta Ardellini Admission Award

Established in October 2021 by Danny and Charlatta Ardellini. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Commerce degree program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Arts, Commerce, PHE 1965 Admission Bursary

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

BCom 1980 Award

Established in March 2013 by the Commerce Class of 1980 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce Program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

BCom 1991 Award

Established in March 2016 by the Class of Commerce 1991 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, proven leadership skills and involvement in school or community activities to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

BCom '94 Bursary

Established in October 2014 by the Class of Commerce 1994 in recognition of their 20th reunion and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

BCom 1995 Award

Established in October 2014 by the Class of Commerce 1995 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Brooks Family Bursary

Established in October 2014 by Karyn Brooks, B.Com. 1976, and with funds equal to an unrestricted bequest from the estate of Robert Royde Brooks, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Birch Hill Equity Partners Award

Established in December 2015 by Birch Hill Equity Partners and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, proven leadership skills, and involvement in school or community activities to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. First preference will be given to Indigenous Students. Second preference will be given to First Generation Students. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Jeff and Carolyn Carney Entrance Award

Established in April 2008 by Jeff and Carolyn Carney and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to full-time students entering first year of the Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.  The candidates will have completed their secondary education in a publicly funded high school in Alberta, Saskatchewan or Manitoba. Preference will be given to students who work part-time/or volunteer. Preference will also be given to students with proven leadership qualities and involvement in high school or community activities.

Cochrane Family Admission Bursary

Established in February 2016 by David Cochrane, BCom 2012, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and evidence of an entrepreneurial spirit to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Frank Collom Memorial Entrance Bursary

Established in September 2006 by family, friends and colleagues of long-time faculty member Professor Frank Collom, and awarded on the basis of financial need to full-time undergraduate students entering the first year Commerce program in Smith School of Business.

Commerce '48 Admission Award

Established in January 1999 and last revised in January 2021 by Commerce '48 in honour of their 50th Reunion in recognition of the financial assistance provided by the department of Veterans’ Affairs to class members who were veterans of World War II, and also in memory of those who might have become classmates had they not died in World War II. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident. 

Commerce '56 Award

Established in honour of Commerce '56 on the occasion of their 40th reunion. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to students entering the undergraduate Commerce program.

Commerce 1976 Admission Award

Established in September 2016 by the Class of Commerce 1976 in celebration of their 40th reunion in 2016. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 1978 Admission Bursary

Established in June 2018 by the Class of Commerce 1978 in recognition of their 40th reunion in 2018. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given to students who would be the first generation in their families to attend a post-secondary institution. The bursary is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year in a full course load and financial need remains evident.

Commerce 1979 Admission Bursary

Established in September 2016 by the Class of Commerce 1979 in recognition of their 40th reunion in 2019. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.  The bursary is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year in a full course load in the Bachelor of Commerce program and financial need remains evident.

Commerce 1984 Memorial Bursary

Established in October 2014 and last revised in January 2020 by the Class of Commerce 1984 in celebration of their 30th reunion in 2014. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 1985 Bursary

Established in February 2015 by the Class of Commerce 1985 in celebration of their 30th reunion in 2015. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 1987 Award

Established in May 2013 by the Commerce Class of 1987 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 1988 Award

Established in May 2013 and revised in November 2017 by the Class of Commerce 1988 to celebrate their 25th reunion and to honour the memory of their classmates. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program.  The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Commerce 1989 Award

Established in May 2014 by the Class of Commerce 1989 leading up to their 25th reunion. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program.

Commerce 1990 Bursary

Established in September 2015 by the Class of Commerce 1990 leading up to their 25th reunion. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 1992 Admission Award

Established in May 2007 and revised in March 2021 by the Class of Commerce 1992 in celebration of their 15th Reunion in 2007. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and involvement in extracurricular activities or community service to students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Commerce 1993 Admission Award

Established in December 2008 and last revised in February 2020 by the class of Commerce 1993 in celebration of their 15th reunion, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement and involvement in extracurricular or community service, to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Commerce '99 Entrance Award

Established in October 2002 by Commerce '99 and awarded on the basis of financial need, leadership, and extra-curricular activities to students entering the first year program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 2001 Admission Award

Established in June 2018 by the Class of Commerce 2001 in celebration of their 20th reunion in 2021. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and involvement in school or community activities to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 2002 Leadership Entrance Award

Established in April 2008 by the Commerce Class of 2002 and awarded on the basis of financial need, academic excellence, and demonstrated leadership experience to students entering the first year of the Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 2006 Bursary

Established in November 2006 by members of the class of Commerce 2006 and awarded on the basis of financial need to students entering the first year Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce 2007 Award in Memory of Darren J. Bishop

Established in September 2017 by the class of Commerce 2007 in memory of Darren James Bishop, BCom 2007. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, evidence of an entrepreneurial spirit, and involvement in school or community activities; particularly sports, to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Commerce Opportunidad Award

Established in October 2021 by an anonymous donor. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given in the following order of priority: (1) to students who self-identify as being of Latin American descent; (2) to students whose address on admission is from the province of Ontario. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

COMMitment '97 Award

Established as the COMMitment '97 class gift at graduation. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to students entering the undergraduate Commerce program.

COMMitment Entrance Award

Established in April 2007 by the graduating Commerce class of 2003 and awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and extra-curricular involvement to students entering the first year in the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Edwin C. Connolly Award

Established in February 2006 in honour of Edwin C. Connolly, BCom 1937, by Nora Connolly, B.A. 1982, and Andrew Gross, BCom 1979. Awarded to a student who graduated from an Ottawa secondary school who is entering the first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program. The award will be based on financial need, academic achievement and involvement in extra-curricular activities, particularly sports. The award is renewable in second year provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 (C) is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Costco Canada Admission Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with Regional/High School Specific named Admission Bursaries.

Darren N. Costen Award

Established in October 2021 by Dr. Wanda Costen, Dean of the Smith School of Business, in honour of her son, Darren N. Costen. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce degree program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given in the following order of priority: 1) to Black Canadian students; 2) to students who are the first generation in their families to attend a post-secondary institution.

Fred Delaney's Last Pro Bono Award

Established in May 2014 in memory of Fred Delaney, BCom 1972, Law 1975. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and involvement in community activities, to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business, or the J.D. program or the combined J.D. degree program in the Faculty of Law. The award will be granted to students entering the Commerce program in even numbered years and students entering the J.D. program or the combined J.D. degree program in odd-numbered years. Preference will be given in the following order of priority to (i) high school graduates from the County of Leeds Grenville, (ii) high school graduates from the City of Kingston, or Frontenac, Lanark, Lennox and Addington Counties.

Mark and Wendy DesLauriers Admission Award

Established in May 2016 by Mark DesLauriers, BCom 1978, and Wendy DesLauriers, BEd 1982, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Scott & Carolyn Earthy Admission Bursary

Established in December 2013 by Scott Earthy, BCom '97, and Carolyn Earthy and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Ian and Carol Friendly Leadership Entrance Award

Established in April 2008 and revised in October 2015 by Carol and Ian Friendly, B.Com. 1983. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to students entering the first year in the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be granted in the following order of priority:  (i) to students who have demonstrated student leadership experience in their high school and (ii) to students from the City of Ottawa. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Goddeeris Family Award

The terms for this award are cross listed with Regional/High School Specific named Admission Bursaries.

Ted and Adrienne Goldthorpe Admission Award

Established in October 2015 by Ted Goldthorpe, BCom 1999, and Adrienne Goldthorpe, BCom 1999. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.  Preference will be given to students who played more than one sport on a high school team.

Graham Family Commerce Admission Bursary

Established in March 2018 by Michael Graham, BCom 1989, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce Program in the Smith School of Business.  Preference will be given in the following order of priority to (i) students from the Muskoka Region of Ontario, (ii) students from the rest of the province of Ontario.

David Gunn Admission Award

Established in September 2019 by David Gunn, BCom 1996, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Henderson Family Legacy Award

Established in November 2018 by Jason Henderson, BCom 1993, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce Program in the Smith School of Business.

Stephen & Melanie Hoffmeister Admission Award

Established in March 2015 by Stephen Hoffmeister, BCom 1998, and Melanie Hoffmeister and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.  Preference will be given to students from the provinces of Quebec or British Columbia.

Hungerford Family Award

Established in November 2007, and revised in May 2017, by the Hungerford Family, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business under the Indigenous Admission Policy. If there are no eligible recipients entering the Commerce Program, then the award may be granted to upper year Indigenous students enrolled in the Bachelor of Commerce program.  In each case the recipients will be selected in the following order of preference: (a) Indigenous students of the Gwich'in ancestry; (b) to Indigenous students from either Northern Canada (Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Yukon) or Western Canada (British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba); or (c) to Indigenous students from other regions within Canada.

Ik Onkar Award

Established in November 2007 by Ken Grewal, B.Com. 1996, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award will be granted in the following order of preference: (i) to students who have graduated from North Park Secondary High School in Brampton, Ontario, (ii) to students who have graduated from any high school in Brampton and (iii) to students who have graduated from any high school in Canada. The award will be renewable for three years provided satisfactory academic standing is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Don and Anna Kennedy Admission Award

Established in October 2015 by Don Kennedy, BCom 1979, and Anna Kennedy, BCom 1979, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Leadership Award for Community Service

Established in February 2015 by Michael Borden, B.Com. 1980, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement and involvement in school or community activities, to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce Program. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Brenda Vince / Dora Lee Memorial Entrance Award

Established in September 2007 by Brenda Vince, B.Com. 1977, in memory of her grandmother, Dora Lee. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to female students and who are entering the first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given to female students who would be the first generation in their family to attend university.

Mark MacTavish Award

Established in October 2014 by Mark MacTavish, BCom 1997, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce Program in the Smith School of Business.

MBA '71 Entrance Bursary

Established by the MBA '71 class on the occasion of their 25th reunion in 1996. Awarded on entrance to undergraduate students in the Smith School of Business on the basis of financial need and academic excellence in order for them to fully participate in the program of the School.

McIlquham Award

Established in September 2016 by David McIlquham, BCom 1977, and Elaine McIlquham and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement and involvement in school or community based service, to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business who are the first generation in their families to attend a post-secondary institution. Preference will be given to Ontario residents whose home address is from outside of the Greater Toronto Area.

Catherine and Maxwell Meighen Admission Bursary

Established in May 2015 and revised in May 2016 by The Catherine and Maxwell Meighen Foundation and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given to students who are residents of Ontario. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

John O'Neil and Family Bursary

Established in November 2014 by John O'Neill and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.  Preference will be given to students who played on a high school or club rugby team.

Pfizer Warner-Lambert Student Technology Bursary

Established by Warner-Lambert, an important partner to Queen's University for a number of years. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students entering the first-year program in the Smith School of Business in order to purchase or lease technology products or software.

Plumley Family Award in the Smith School of Business

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 entering the first year in the Smith School of Business.

Michael and Catherine Purcell Admission Bursary

Established in February 2007 and revised in October 2014 by Catherine Purcell, B.Sc. (Hons.) 1978, B.Ed. 1985, M.Ed. 1998, and Michael Purcell, B.Sc. (Eng) 1975, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business or first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to students who are the first generation in their families to attend a post-secondary institution.

Queen's '13 Brewers Award

Established in November 2016 by Queen's '13 Brewers and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, proven leadership skills, and involvement in school or community activities, to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. First preference will be given to students with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship. Second preference to students from the province of Ontario.

Lisa Saunders Bursary for Commerce Students

Established in March 2014 and revised in November 2018 by Lisa Saunders (Faulkner), BCom'86. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given to students in the following order of priority: (a) students from Northern Ontario, (b) students from the rest of the province of Ontario, and (c) students from any other region of Canada. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Jean C. Scace Memorial Award

Established in February 1996 and last revised in January 2021 by The Henry White Kinnear Foundation. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Schweitzer Family Bursary

Established in November 2014 by Mark Schweitzer, BCom 1983, and Teresa Schweitzer, BNSc 1985, and awarded to Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business.

Stanimir Family Award

Established in February 2015 and revised in March 2016 by William Stanimir on behalf of the Stanimir family and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, demonstrated leadership and involvement in school or community activities to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given to students from the province of British Columbia.

Strathaven Scholars Award

Established in February 2013 and last revised in January 2022 by a donor who wishes to remain anonymous. Awarded to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce degree program in the Smith School of Business on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement and contributions to community. Preference will be given in the following order of priority: (1) to Indigenous students; (2) to Black Canadian students; (3) to Visible Minority/Racialized students. The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident. 

Students Helping Students Award

Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and community involvement to students entering first year of the Commerce degree program in the Smith School of Business. First preference will be given to students with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship.

Sutton Awards in the Smith School of Business

Established in December 1997 and revised in February 2015 by Gerald D. Sutton, B.Com. 1948, M.Com. 1949, and Margaret (Scally) Sutton, B.A. 1948. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. The awards are renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 3.3 is maintained in a full-time course load in the first year and a minimum GPA of 3.5 is maintained in a full-time course load in subsequent years, and financial need remains evident.

Vancouver Admission Scholarship

Established in May 2020 by Brendan O’Grady, BCom 2005, and revised in February 2021. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students from Metro Vancouver entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. 

Vandewater Family Commerce Admission Bursary

Established in February 2020 by Thomas Vandewater, BCom 2001, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. 

Wright Family Award

Established in February 2021 by Susan and Jay Wright, BCom 1981, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Commerce program in the Smith School of Business. First preference will be given to Indigenous students. Second preference will be given to students who self-identify as Black Canadians or Visible Minority/Racialized students. The award will be renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Mary L. Balanchuk Concurrent Education Award

Established in December 2005 by Mary L. Balanchuk, Queen's Professor Emerita (Education), B.A. 1949, BPaed 1959 (Toronto), MEd '61 (Toronto), a graduate of Fort William Collegiate Institute, member of University Council, Senate, and member of the Board of Trustees. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering the first year of the Concurrent Education program who was a resident of Northern Ontario on admission to Queen's University. Preference is given to a graduate of the Lakehead District School Board. If no eligible entering students then the award may be granted to a student in any year of the Concurrent Education program who was a resident of Northern Ontario on admission to Queen's University.

CIBC Indigenous Renewable Admission Bursary

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

Robert M. Disher Entrance Award

Established in January 2001 in honour of Robert M. Disher, B.Sc.(Mining and Metallurgical Eng.) 1921, by the John R. W. Disher Family Trust. Robert Disher is a life-long educator and was the Principal of Ridgeway and Crystal Beach High School. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and extra-curricular activities to graduates of Ridgeway and Crystal Beach High School (Ridgeway, Ontario) or graduates from high schools in New Brunswick Anglophone South School District who are entering, for the first time, the first year of any undergraduate degree program at Queen's University. Preference will be given to students entering the Concurrent Education program. The award is renewable for an additional three years provided the candidate maintains a minimum GPA of 2.0 (C), and continues to demonstrate financial need and maintain involvement in University life. Applicants will be required to submit a letter of recommendation from either their high school Principal or Guidance Councellor.

Sarah Molinski O’Connor Bursary

Established in February 2021 in memory of Sarah Molinski O’Connor, BA 2005, BEd 2006. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of the a Concurrent Education program at Queen's University.

H. Graham Bertram Entrance Award

Established by the H.G. Bertram Foundation in 1996 in memory of H. Graham Bertram, HLL.D. 1948 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident. Preference will be given to those who received the greater portion of their public and secondary education in the schools of the Town of Dundas or the surrounding area.

Major Guy T. M. Bevan Engineering Bursary

Established in December 1997 by Josephine I. Bevan in memory of her husband, Major Guy T. M. Bevan and last revised June 2022. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students in any year of any undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Ronald Biggs and Deanna Biggs Entrance Award

Established by Ronald C. Biggs, B.Sc. (Eng) 1961 and Deanna E. Biggs. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and demonstrated leadership in extra-curricular activities or community service to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained each year in a full course load and financial need remains evident.

Carol Black Family Award in Engineering

Established in March 2021 in honour of Carol Black by her son, Shane Kovacs, BSc 1996. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Applied Science degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to students from Simcoe County.

James P. Bradley Entrance Bursary

Established by James P. Bradley, B.Sc.'69, MBA '74, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who has not received a Queen's University entrance scholarship.

John and Daisy Frances Buck Admission Award in Engineering and Applied Science

Established in March 2014 by the estate of Ronald J. Buck, Sc'56, in memory of his parents John and Daisy Frances Buck and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.  The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Camelford & White Memorial Entrance Award in Applied Science

Established January 2003 in memory of their fathers, James Camelford (B. Sc. 1933), a chemical engineer and inventor, and Donald K. White (B. Sc. 1946), an electrical engineer with a love of learning, by James (B. A. 1977) and Jennifer (B. A. 1974, MBA 1978) Camelford. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to students entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to students who have won their regional high school science fair.

Robert & Jane (Halliley) Clapp Admission Bursary

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

Robert & Eva (Bertram) Cole Ontario Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with Other Admission Awards.

Maurice G. Corbett Entrance Bursary in Applied Science

Established in April 2004 in honour of Maurice G. Corbett, B. Sc. '61, MBA '66, by Bloom Investment Counsel, Inc. on the occasion of Mr. Corbett's retirement. Awarded on the basis of financial need to undergraduate students entering the first year of studies in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

G.E. Ted Courtnage Entrance Bursary

Established in October 2006 by Dorothy Courtnage in memory of her husband G.E. Ted Courtnage, B.Sc. 1956, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Donald R. Dorrance Entrance Award

Established in January 2001 by Robert Dorrance, B. Sc. 1974 and Gail Drummond in honour of Donald R., B. Sc. (Eng) 1946, father of Robert Dorrance and Thomas Dorrance, B. Com. 1973, and husband of Stella Dorrance. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The awards are open to Canadian citizens or permanent residents from Ontario or Quebec.

Michael Farrar Memorial Entrance Award

Established in March 2008 by Ivana A Farrar in memory of her husband Michael Farrar, B.Sc. (Mech. Eng.) 1961, and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering the first year in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Stephen and Toby Foord Bursary

Established in January 2022 by Stephen Foord, BSc 1975, and Toby Foord and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Applied Science degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to female students.

Steve and Irene Grouch Awards

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

Harries Family Bursary

Established in January 2021 by Rhodri Harries, BSc 1985, and Patricia Harries. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Thomas J. Harris Entrance Bursary in Applied Science

Established in September 2007 by the Engineering Society, alumni, students and friends to honour Thomas J. Harris who served as Dean of Applied Science at Queen's University from 1996 to 2007. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Russell Everton Hutchinson Award

Established in January 2021 by Russell Hutchinson, BSc 1997, and awarded on the basis of academic achievement and demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to students who self-identify as Black Canadians.

Leo and Mary Kenny Memorial Award in Applied Science

Established in October 2004 by Peter Kenny, B.Sc. '55 in memory of his parents, and awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and demonstrated leadership qualities to students entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, with preference given to students who were residents of Perth or Halton County on admission to Queen's University. If, in any given year, there are no eligible candidates entering the first year program, the award may be granted to students in any year in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, who were residents of Perth or Halton County on admission to Queen's University. If no candidate meets either of the above stated criteria, the award will be granted to a student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, with preference given to a first year student.

Peter & Joanne Kenny Award in Applied Science

Established in December 2002 by Peter Kenny, B.Sc. '55, and his wife, Joanne and awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and demonstrated leadership qualities to students entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, with preference given to students who were residents of Perth or Halton County on admission to Queen's University. If, in any given year, there are no eligible candidates entering the first year program, the award may be granted to students in any year in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, who were residents of Perth or Halton County on admission to Queen's University. If no candidate meets either of the above stated criteria, the award will be granted to a student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, with preference given to a first year student.

Brad J. Lamb Condominium Award

Established in October 2012 and revised in March 2014 by Brad J. Lamb, B.Sc. (Mechanical Engineering) 1984, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students who are Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents entering the first-year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. First preference will be given to black students from the Greater Toronto Area and second preference will be given to black students from any other region in Canada. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

William G. Lynn Entrance Bursary in Applied Science

Established in May 2007 by family and colleagues in memory of William G. Lynn, founder of the Continental Conveyor companies in Napanee, Ontario and Thetford Mines, Quebec and a proud supporter of Canadian engineering and business education. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Richard McCreary Admission Bursary

Established in September 2019 by Richard McCreary, B.Sc. 1985, M.Sc. 1990 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Arthur and James McLaren Memorial Entrance Award

Established in March 2001 by Thomas McLaren, B. Com. 1949, in March 2001, in memory of his father, Arthur McLaren, B. Sc. Civil Eng. 1911, and his brother, James McLaren, B. Sc. Mining Eng. 1939. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to student entering the first-year engineering program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Russell Payson and Peggy Zafiris Award

Established in January 2022 by Russell Payson, BSc 1967, and Peggy Zafiris. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Applied Science degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.

Michael and Catherine Purcell Admission Bursary

The terms for this award are cross listed with named Undergraduate Admission Bursaries, Commerce.

Morrison and Hilary Renfrew Award

Established in September 2016 by Morrison and Hilary Renfrew and awarded on the basis of academic achievement and demonstrated financial need to Indigenous students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program. First preference will be given to students enrolled in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Second preference will be given to students enrolled in the School of Nursing in the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Albert H. Ruddell Award

Established by Albert H. Ruddell, B. Sc. 1952 (Mechanical Engineering), and awarded to a student entering the first year of Applied Science on the basis of financial need and academic excellence. The award is renewable for three further years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 (C) is maintained and financial need remains evident.

Science '28 Bursary

Established from the estate of Elizabeth Bauld in recognition of A.W. McNeil, W.S. Miller, R.H. Bissell and W.E. Wright, all Applied Science graduates of Queen's, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '41 Entrance Bursary

Established in 1996 to honour the members of the class of Science '41 and to recognize their contributions to engineering at Queen's. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '44 Entrance Bursary in Applied Science

Established by members of Science '44 in memory of Clyde Lendrum, Sc. '44, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '46 Memorial Entrance Award in Applied Science

Established by the alumni of the Class of Science 1946 and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '47 Entrance Bursary

Established by the class of Science '47 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first-year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '48 George A. Jewett Entrance Bursary

Established by the class of Science '48 in honour of George A. Jewett to recognize his many years of service to Science '48. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '50 Entrance Bursary

Established in November 2000 by the class of Science 1950 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '51 Entrance Bursary

Established by the class of Science '51 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '56 Entrance Bursary

Established by the class of Science '56 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '58  Admission Bursary in Applied Science

Established in March 1997 by the Class of Science 1958 and last revised in June 2022. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students entering first year of any first-entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Science '59 Admission Award

Established in October 1999 by the alumni of the Class of Science 1959 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic excellence, proven leadership skills, and involvement in school or community activities to students entering the first-year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year, financial heed remains evident, and involvement in school or community activities is sustained.

Science '61 Entrance Bursary

Established by the Class of Science 1961 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the first-year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '65 Entrance Award

Established in October 2002 by the Class of Science '65 and awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science '77 Entrance Bursary in Applied Science

Established by the Class of Science '77 and awarded on the basis of financial need to student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Science 1991 Admission Award

Established in May 2022 by the Class of Science 1991. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement, and involvement in community service or volunteer activities to students entering first year of any first-entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. 

Albert John Smith Award

Established in May 2015 by Estate of Albert John Smith and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic excellence to a student entering first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's University. The award is renewable for 1 subsequent year provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained in a full course load and financial need remains evident.

Raleigh Smith Award in Applied Science

Established by Raleigh Smith, retired Clerk of the Ontario Ministry of Health, and awarded to a student entering the first year of a program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science on the basis of financial need and academic merit. Renewable for the following three years provided a minimum GPA of 2.0 (C) is maintained and financial need remains evident.

Trisha Louise Smith Memorial Bursary in Applied Science

Established by Queen's engineering alumni and family and friends in memory of Trisha Louise Smith, Science '00, who died on October 19, 1996 following a tragic accident at her high school commencement. Awarded by the Dean on the basis of academic standing, community service, athletic ability and financial need to the student entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who best exemplifies Trisha's personal attributes and spirit. The recipient must have a minimum grade average of 80% or equivalent.

Kenneth J. Southern Bursary

Established by Norman J. Southern, B.Sc'39 (Mining Engineering), in memory of his brother Kenneth J. Southern, B.Sc'34 (Mechanical Engineering). Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student entering the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to a student from Thunder Bay, Ontario. The bursary is renewable for 3 more years, provided that a minimum GPA of 2.0 is maintained and that financial need remains evident.

Andy and Helen Spriet Admission Bursary

Established in December 2020 by Andy Spriet, BSc (Eng) 1957, and Helen Spriet and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Mary Ruth Uffen Entrance Award in Applied Science

Established in memory of Mary Ruth Uffen by her husband, Robert J. Uffen, former Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Awarded by the Dean of Applied Science on the basis of financial need, to a female student entering the first year of the Applied Science program.

Ian and Estelle Vessie Bursaries

Established by Ian, B.Sc. 1938, and Estelle Vessie. Awarded to students entering the first year program in the Faculty of Applied Science on the basis of financial need. Preference will be given to students from Brockville, Ottawa, and the surrounding regions.

David G. Vice Entrance Award

Established in January 2010 by David G. Vice, B.Sc. 1955, D.Sc. 1993. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering the first year first entry undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a GPA of 2.0 is maintained in the first year and a GPA of 2.7 is maintained in subsequent years in a full course load, and financial need remains evident.

Wasmund Family Indigenous Scholars Award

Established in February 2011, the Wasmund Family Indigenous Scholars Award is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic achievement and demonstrated initiative to Indigenous students entering first year in any first entry undergraduate degree program with preference to Indigenous students entering first year of a first entry program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided financial need remains evident and the student continues to be registered in a program of study. If no first-year Indigenous student qualifies then the award may be granted on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to an incoming Indigenous student transferring, as an upper-year student, into the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Wasmund Family Indigenous Engineering Scholars

Established in March 2019 by Dr. Bert Wasmund BSc (Eng) 1961, MSc 1963, DSc 2008, and Dr. Eric Wasmund BSc (Eng) 1988. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to Indigenous students entering first year of a Bachelor of Applied Science degree program. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided financial need remains evident and the student continues to be registered in a program of study in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. If no first-year Indigenous student qualifies then the award may be granted as a renewable award to an upper-year Indigenous student on the basis of demonstrated financial need and registration in a program of study in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

William and Patricia Sheets Memorial Entrance Bursary

Established in January 2008 by the estate of William and Patricia Sheets and awarded on the basis of financial need to students entering the first year in the Faculty of Arts and Science, with preference given to students in the Bachelor of Fine Arts program.

Elliott/Galasso Entrance Award

Established in March 2002 by Janet E. (Elliott) Galasso, B. A. '59, BPHE '60 and Dr. Pasquale (Pat) J. Galasso, B. A./BPHE '55, Ph.D., in honour of their parents, Alexine S. (Lefebvre) Elliott and Carman D. Elliott, and Carolina (Aglialoro) Galasso and Costantino Galasso, who dreamed of and sacrificed for a higher education for their children. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic excellence, and community service to full-time students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Physical and Health Education program or the Bachelor of Science (Honours) Kinesiology program in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies.

Plumley Family Award in Physical and Health Education

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 entering the first year of a Physical and Health Education program.

Arthur L. Davies Admission Award

Established in March 2022 by the Dan School of Drama and Music from the proceeds from Arthur L. Davies Music Development Fund. Awarded to students entering the first year of a Bachelor of Music degree program who show promise in performance, vocal music, or composition. 

Peter and Carol Davy Entrance Award in Voice

Established by Peter and Carol Davy, music lovers and supporters of music at Queen's University. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student entering the first year of the Bachelor of Music program, with preference to a student whose applied area of study is voice.

Michael & Betty Dicketts Award in Music

Established in February 2015 by Michael and Betty Dicketts and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Music program or combined Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Education program.

Heather Hamlin Entrance Award 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. Five awards to be given on the recommendation of the Dan School of Drama and Music, with preference given to students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need, academic merit, and musical accomplishment.

Irving and Regina Rosen Award in Music

Established by Irving and Regina Rosen, music lovers and patrons of the arts in Kingston. Awarded on the recommendation of the Dan School of Drama and Music, with preference given to a student entering the first year of the Bachelor of Music program on the basis of financial need and overall academic accomplishment.

Gault-Eastley Award

Established by J. M. Waddell, Meds.'38, and family in memory of Evelyn Gault and Evelyn Eastley and awarded in the following order on the basis of academic excellence and financial need: (1) to a student entering the School of Nursing from Edmonton, Northern Alberta, Regina, or Southern Saskatchewan; (2) an upper-year Nursing student from Alberta or Saskatchewan; or (3) any first-year Nursing student.

Jo-anne Marr Nursing Admission Award

Established in May 2020 by Jo-anne Marr, BNSc 1983, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Nursing Science degree program in the Faculty of Health Sciences.

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Award

Established by Major-General John W. B. Barr, CMM, KStJ, CD, QHP, MD, CM'40, Meds'40, in acknowledgement of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother's longstanding contribution to the medical and nursing care of Canadian service personnel as Colonel-in-Chief of the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corp. and, later, of the Canadian Forces Medical Service. Awarded to students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Nursing Science program in the Faculty of Health Sciences on the basis of financial need and academic achievement, as well as either employment as nursing assistants or proven involvement in extracurricular activities such as volunteer work for humanitarian causes.

School of Nursing Entrance Award

Established by the School of Nursing and awarded to a student entering the first year in the School of Nursing on the basis of financial need and academic excellence. 

Morrison and Hilary Renfrew Award

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

Lori Selkirk Lord Admission Award in Nursing

Established in November 2019 by Lori Selkirk Lord, BNSc 1977, and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Nursing Program in the Faculty of Health Sciences.  The award is renewable for 3 subsequent years provided a satisfactory academic average is maintained each year and financial need remains evident.  

Margaret K. Stevens Entrance Award

Established by Mrs. Margaret K. Stevens Keyser, B.N.Sc. 1947, and is awarded on the basis of financial need and academic excellence to a student entering the first year program in the School of Nursing.

James Walker Wood Award in Nursing

Established in May 2015 and revised in March 2019 by The Walker Wood Foundation in memory of Dr. James Walker Wood. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need, academic excellence, proven leadership skills, and involvement in school or community activities to students entering first year of the Bachelor of Nursing Science program in the Faculty of Health Sciences. The award is renewable for three subsequent years provided a minimum GPA of 2.7 is maintained and financial need remains evident.  Selection will be made by the Office of the University Registrar, Student Awards, as delegated by the Senate Committee on Scholarships and Student Aid.


Thank Your Donor

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