Named Endowment Examples

Named Endowment Examples

Here is a sample of existing awards currently offered at Brock.  To learn more about current giving opportunities visit the Bold New Brock website and review the Student Awards section.

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Named Scholarship Example
Award Name: Michael J. Taliano Memorial Scholarship
Faculty: Humanities
Department/Program: Philosophy
Award/Bursary Type: In course Scholarship
Donor: Family and Friends of Michael J. Taliano
Established:
2006
Endowed: Yes
Amount:
$1760* (Renewable) Number Awarded: 1
Selection: Selected by Senate.
Description: The award will be made to a returning (2nd, 3rd, or 4th) year student, with the possibility of a one-time renewal of the award. All students (including current recipients) must apply annually to be eligible for the award. Preference will be given to a student majoring in Philosophy. Applicants must demonstrate academic merit (minimum 75% cumulative average), financial need and meet Ontario residency requirements.

* The value of this award may vary from year to year depending upon income earned by the endowment.

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Named Bursary Example
Award Name: DR. Cora M. Braint Bursary for Women
Faculty: Mathematics and Science
Department/Program: Any
Award/Bursary Type: In course Bursary
Donor: Cora M. Briant
Established:
1994
Endowed: Yes
Amount:
$1,500* (Renewable) Number Awarded: 1
Selection: Selected by Senate.
Description: Awarded annually, by application to a female student in financial need who is continuing her studies in the sciences (not Mathematics). Renewable in subsequent years contingent on recipient maintaining a minimum 75% average. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and meet Ontario residency requirements.

* The value of this award may vary from year to year depending upon income earned by the endowment.

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Named Award Example
Award Name: Brock Archaeological Practicum Award
Faculty: Humanities
Department/Program: Classics
Award/Bursary Type: In course Award
Donor: Alumni and Friends of the Brock University Archaeological Practicum
Established:
1996
Endowed: Yes
Amount:
$450* (Non-renewable) Number Awarded: 2
Selection: Selected by the Department , based on the recommendation of the Chair, Department of Classics.
Description: Awarded biannually (even years) to students participating in the Brock University Archaeological Practicum based on academic merit, financial need and service in the promotion of archaeology within the University and wider community.

Should a student subsequently win the Poulimenos Scholarship we will award the Practicum
Award to another student.

 * The value of this award may vary from year to year depending upon income earned by the endowment.

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Named Prize Example
Award Name: Sonja Bata Award for Entrepreneurship
Faculty: Business
Department/Program: BAdmin
Award/Bursary Type: Graduating Award/Prize
Donor: Dr. Sonja Bata
Established:
1994
Endowed: Yes
Amount:
$250* (Non-renewable) Number Awarded: 1
Selection: Selected by the Faculty, based on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Business.
Description: Awarded for the best overall combination of academic and entrepreneurial performance.

* The value of this award may vary from year to year depending upon income earned by the endowment.

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