Student Awards

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Student Awards

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Automatic Awards for MBA and Other Masters of Business Professional Programs

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

Students currently registered at Queen's will be automatically considered for the following awards. Most of these awards are based on academics.


Tom Burns Commerce Prize in International Business

Established by the family and friends of Tom Burns, Commerce '47, and awarded to a graduating MBA student on the basis of overall academic excellence with particular emphasis on the core courses in International Business.

Federau Kreel MBA Scholarship

Established in October 2013 by Monika Federau, MBA 1988, and awarded on the basis academic excellence to female students who are Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents, entering the full-time MBA program in the Smith School of Business, and who do not have their tuition subsidized by their employer. Selection will be made by the Awards Committee of the Queen's full-time MBA program.

Elizabeth W. Hand Memorial Award in Smith School of Business

Established by friends of Elizabeth Warren Hand in her memory and in recognition of her concern for the growth and welfare of all students in the Smith School of Business at Queen's University. Awarded annually on the basis of general standing to a Master of Business Administration student.

Master of Management in Artificial Intelligence Scholarship

Established in June 2018 by the Smith School of Business. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the Master of Management in Artificial Intelligence program in the Smith School of Business.  Selection will be made by the Awards Committee of the Smith Master of Management in Artificial Intelligence program.

Master of Management Innovation and Entrepreneurship Scholarship

Established in September 2015 by the Smith School of Business. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the Master of Management Innovation and Entrepreneurship program in the Smith School of Business.  Selection will be made by the Awards Committee of the Master of Management Innovation and Entrepreneurship program in the Smith School of Business.

John & Helen McKay Scholarship

Established in July 2011 and revised in November 2017 by John, MBA 1971, and Helen McKay and awarded on the basis of academic excellence to two students graduating from the Full-time MBA program in the Smith School of Business. Preference will be given to students from the Atlantic Provinces.  Selection will be made by the Awards Committee of the Full-time MBA program in the Smith School of Business.

D. D. Monieson MBA Scholarship

Established in October 2006 in honour of Professor Emeritus D.D. Monieson, to encourage the application of technology to solving business problems. Awarded to a graduating student team (or teams) in the MBA Program in the Smith School of Business at Queen's University, which has embraced the team-learning model and applied the management tools and skills to become a peer exemplar. Each student may nominate one team, excluding his/her own, to be a recipient of the award. The Director and the Assistant Director also get one vote each. In the event of a tie, the decision will be made by the Awards Committee of the MBA Program.

Noranda Sales Corporation/William G. Deeks Award

Established by Noranda Sales Corporation to recognize the leadership and long standing contribution of their former president, William G. Deeks.  Awarded annually to the student with the highest standing in the elective courses in strategy in the Full-time MBA program in the Smith School of Business.  Preference is given to the student whose focus is on natural resource and mineral economics issues.

Scotiabank Innovators Scholarship

Established in December 2016 by Bensimon Byrne to honour their partnership with Scotiabank. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the Master of Management Analytics program in the Smith School of Business. Selection will be made by the Masters of Management Analytics Admissions Committee.