Student Awards


Student Awards

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Kinesiology and Health Studies Awards

C.S. Burton Entrance Scholarship

Established by C.S. Burton and awarded annually to a graduate of a secondary school on the counties of Frontenac, Leeds, Lennox and Addington, and Prince Edward, entering the School of Physical and Health Education at Queen's University. Awarded on the basis of high academic proficiency and involvement in extra-curricular activities.

Janice Deakin Scholarship in Kinesiology

Established in October 2014 and revised in 2017 by Queen's University in honour of Dr. Janice Deakin. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the first year of the Bachelor of Science (Honours) program in Kinesiology.

Peggy (House) Leighton Admission Scholarship

Established in September 2015  by David Leighton, B.A.(Hons) '50, LLD '93, in honour of his wife, Peggy (House) Leighton, B.A. '49, BPHE '50. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Physical and Health Education (Honours) degree or the Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Kinesiology in the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies.

Dalton R. Mercer Scholarship

Established by Dalton R. Mercer, B.A./B.P.H.E.'56. Awarded to a student entering first year from Sutton District High School. Preference will be given to a student entering the combined program in Arts and Physical and Health Education. If no eligible candidate is available from Sutton District High School, the award may go to a student from either (1) Newmarket District High School or (2) Keswick High School. 

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