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Awards and Scholarships

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The School of Business, in partnership with Camosun College Foundation, offer a series of awards/scholarships to outstanding students of our school and are presented annually at the School of Business Awards Ceremony held in the Spring.

School of Business students are eligible if they meet all the criteria set out for individual awards and have attended classes at least one semester during the period September to April. Successful candidates will be notified of their award/scholarship by mail.  If your phone number or address has changed, please update your address.

Award applications (where applicable) will be posted during the Winter 2016 term. Watch the Business Student website for information.

If you have questions, please contact the School of Business by email or call 250-370-4565.

Important Note

We encourage all award/scholarship recipients to write a thank you note or card and have it ready to give to their donor at the awards ceremony.

If you are unable to attend the ceremony, please send the note or card to the School of Business Office.

Accounting & Information Systems

Accounting and Management Information Systems Faculty Determination and Perseverance Award

For an accounting student who shows outstanding determination and perseverance.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Accounting and Information Systems Department for donating this award.

Accounting and Management Information Systems Faculty Giving-Back Award

For an accounting student who embodies the principle of "giving back" through volunteer work within the college and/or Greater Victoria community.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Accounting and Information Systems Department for donating this award.

Association of Women in Finance Scholarship  (New)

For a female accounting or finance student enrolled in the Post Degree, Diploma, BBA, or Diploma program who has an interest in finance as demonstrated by high academic standing in Finance 210. Preference is given to students with demonstrated volunteer/community experience or who have shown perseverance and determination in their studies.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Association of Women in Finance for donating this award.

Bob Brown Award

For a graduate of the Diploma in Business Administration - Accounting Option who has achieved high academic standing, and who developed and used networking skills to improve relations between Camosun and his/her community.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Accounting and Information Systems Department for donating this award.

Collins Barrow Victoria Award

For a Post Degree Diploma in Business Administration - Accounting Option or Certificate in Professional Accounting student who has solid grades and has clearly demonstrated a high level of integrity.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Collins Barrow Victoria for donating this award.

CPA Award in Accounting

For an accounting student with satisfactory academic standing who has exhibited leadership, teamwork and determination, and who helps his/her community through voluntary efforts. Preference will be given to students in Year 3 or beyond. Developed by The CGA Legacy Chapter

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Certified General Accountants Association of British Columbia for donating this award.

CPA Education Foundation Award in Accounting

For accounting students who are pursuing a CPA designation and have the top mark in one of ACCT 380, ACCT 480, ACCT 470 or ACCT 471.  (3 scholarships given) The same student cannot receive more than one of these awards.  However, the student can receive awards in the other categories. 

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Nomination

Donor

With thanks to the Certified Professional Accountants of BC for making this award available.

Dickson Dusanj & Wirk Chartered Accountants Award in Accounting

For a Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting Major student with proven academic excellence in financial accounting, auditing and taxation: ACCT 210, 211, 310, 380; and who still needs at least eight courses to complete the BBA.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to Dickson Dusanj & Wirk for donating this award.

Don Lindsay Award in Accounting

For an Accounting BBA student who has achieved high academic standing, and who applied his/her accounting knowledge to areas of personal interest, such as sports, farming, politics, benefitting him/herself and others.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the School of Business Faculty for donating this award.

Doug Murray Award in Accounting

For an Accounting student who has achieved high academic standing in accounting and finance courses, and who has demonstrated a collaborative attitude toward learning, through activities such as informal tutoring and study group activities.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the School of Business Faculty for donating this award.

Estelle Inman Award in Accounting

For an Accounting Diploma student, who has demonstrated active participation and determination, and a marked improvement in academic standing. The GPA of a semester with a minimum 4 courses was improved by at least 1 point in the GPA of a subsequent semester with a minimum 4 courses.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the School of Business Faculty for donating this award.

Jared Hill Memorial Award in Accounting

Awarded to an Accounting student who shows encouragement and empathy for his or her fellow students, empowering them to be better.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Hill Family and Friends for donating this award.

Joe Giles Memorial Award in Accounting & Finance

For a Business Administration student who has completed and achieved high academic standing in ACCT 110 and FIN 110, between May 1, 2016 and April 30, 2017, while demonstrating a committed involvement in sports, fitness or athletics.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the School of Business Faculty and Staff and D. Giles for donating this award.

John Hadfield Memorial Scholarship

For an Accounting student intending to pursue a Chartered Professional Accountant designation with proven academic excellence in at least four 300 or 400 level accounting courses.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC for donating this award.

John Somers Award in Accounting

For a Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major student who has achieved high academic excellence in Management Cost Accounting, ACCT 220, 320, 420, while committed to at least two other activities such as personal growth, volunteer effort, care giving, employment.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the School of Business Faculty for donating this award.

Keith Prowse Memorial Entrance Accounting Award

For a student entering the Diploma in Business Administration - Accounting Option program. Preference will be given to students who are currently in Term 3 of the Accounting Diploma, and who have achieved high academic standing in Terms 1 and 2.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Prowse Family for donating this award.

Levie Dixon Award in Taxation

For a Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major, Post Degree Diploma in Business Administration - Accounting Option, or Certificate in Professional Accounting student who has achieved high academic standing in ACCT 470 and at least one other taxation course, ACCT 240, ACCT 350, ACCT 471, and who has applied his/her knowledge by completing tax returns on a volunteer basis within the College and/or Greater Victoria community.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the Accounting & Information Systems Department for donating this award.

Peter McNeil Award in Accounting

For an Accounting student who has achieved high academic in Financial Accounting, ACCT 110, 111, 210, 211 and 310, while committed to at least two other activities such as personal growth, volunteer effort, care giving, employment.

Eligibility
Accounting students
Process
Application
Deadline
2017 Application now closed - Watch for the 2018 application in January
Forms
Application Form

Donor

With thanks to the School of Business Faculty for donating this award.

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