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Scholarships

Various scholarships, prizes and medals are open to returning and graduating students. A complete list of Management scholarships can be found in the Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards 2015-2016 University Calendar website. Registered students are automatically considered by the Undergraduate Scholarships Committee for each award for which they are eligible.

For more information please contact jennifer [dot] l [dot] hunter [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Jennifer Hunter).

In-Course Scholarships

The following in-course scholarships require an application in the form of a cover letter and curriculum vitae outlining eligibility to be submitted via an online application form.

A minimum of 27 graded credits must have been completed in the year to be eligible; 14 credits in one term.

 

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2016-2017

You may apply to as many awards as you feel you are eligible to receive. Please note that you will ONLY be considered for the awards for which you have applied.

PRIZE $

Commerce 1955 Scholarships 

  • U0, U1, U2 students
  • outstanding academic achievement
  • extracurricular university or civic involvement
$2,000

Dr. Alex Paterson Scholarship 

  • completed at least one year of the BCom 
  • high academic standing 
  • leadership skills and community involvement, extra-curricular activities 
$2,000

Marcel A. Desautels Leadership Scholarship 

  • U1 or U2 with high academic standing 
  • outstanding leadership skills
$6,500

HSBC Bank Canada Management Awards

  • U2 student
  • Major in Finance 
  • high academic standing 
  • extracurricular involvement 
$5,000

Not Awarded 2016

HSBC Women in Business Awards

  • U1 student 
  • high academic standing 
  • leadership skills 
  • preference to female students underrepresented in chosen area of study 
$10,000

James Hartt Schurman Memorial Award 

  • acceptance into the exchange program 
  • good academic standing 
  • volunteer activities
$5,000

Hervé Desrosiers Scholarship in Entrepreneurial Studies

  • concentration in Entrepreneurial Studies, entering the third year 
  • high academic standing 
  • leadership skills and community involvement, extra-curricular activities 
$2,500

The Danny and Monica Gold Award for Academic Excellence and Leadership

  • major in International Management 
  • entering third year
  • high academic standing 
  • outstanding leadership qualities 
$500

Shirin Yeganegi Memorial Scholarship 

  • completed at least one year of BCom
  • high academic standing 
  • outstanding involvement in extra-curricular activities involving student life
$4,500

Great West Life & London Life Scholarship 

  • U2 student
  • high academic standing 
  • preference given to students involved in extra-curricular activities
$1,700

Hyman Herbert Stein Award 

  • U1 student
  • high academic standing/ability 
  • financial need 
$600
January application

Sheila Wellington BMO Financial Group Awards

  • U2 student
  • Major in Finance 
  • January Application
$2,000

Laurentian Bank Scholarships

  • U1 or U2 students
  • Preference to Quebec students
  • strong leadrship qualities 
$6,000

Rio Tinto Alcan – Richard Evans International Exchange Award

  • U1, U2 Students 
  • high academic standing 
  • international exchange
$6,000

Not Awarded 2016

Philippe & Nan B de Gaspé Beaubien Citizenship Prize 

  • U1, U2 students 
  • high academic standing 
  • volunteer role & social responsibility
$1,000

 

Graduating Awards 

Stephen S. Goldbloom Memorial Prize 

  • graduating students only 
  • does not require full-time status in the final year.
  • $500

Internship Awards

Murdoch Family Initiative Awards

Established in 2012 by Neil Murdoch (BCom'81) and Gisele Murdoch, these awards will support undergraduate students in the Desautels Faculty of Management to take the initiative to gain practical experience during their studies and to encourage students to be creative and entrepreneurial.

The first award will be for a student, in good academic standing, undertaking an internship related to their field of study which is either unpaid, in a non-profit or supra-national agency, or in a developing economy. Students apply through Career Services in the Desautels Faculty of Management. For more information, please click here.

The second award will be for a student, in good academic standing, who has demonstrated entrepreneurial talent and initiative and is involved in an entrepreneurial venture. Students apply through the Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurial Studies. For more information, please click here.

Preference for both awards will be given to students entering U2 or U3. Estimated value for each award: $4,000