Economics

Undergraduate Awards Recipients

2018

AN ANGUS SINCLAIR ABELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP - ANDRIY KRUGLIAK
Endowed by:  Amy Ross Cogswell Abell BSc Pharmacy '36, in memory of her husband Angus Sinclair Abello, BA Economics '37.
Awarded to a student with superior academic achievement entering the third year of study for a Bachelor of Arts with an Honors in Economics. 

ARCHIBALD FORSTER McGOUN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP -  JONATHON BRISEBOIS
Endowed by:  Mrs. IW Long of Edmonton, Alberta
Awarded annually to a student with superior academic achievement entering the second, third, or fourth year of the honors program in Economics.

BALDER VON HOHENBALKEN MEMORIAL PRIZE IN ECONOMICS -  ZOE ZWAIGENBAUM

Endowed by:  Friends and colleagues in memory of the late Dr. Balder von Hohenbalken of Edmonton, Alberta
Awarded annually to a student with superior academic achievement entering the second, third, or fourth year of the honors program in Economics.

DR. MANMOHAN SINGH PRIZE IN ECONOMICS - CHRISTOPHER SMITTEN
Endowed by:  Friends in recognition of Dr. Manmohan Singh receiving an honorary degree from the University of Alberta in June 1997.
Awarded annually to a student with superior academic achievement in the Faculty of Arts majoring in Economics. Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic standing in Economics 213 (An Introduction to the Economics of Developing Countries).

DR. MILTON F. BAUER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – NANDITA KUMAR
Endowed by:  Friends and colleagues in memory of the late Dr. Milton F Bauer of Edmonton, Alberta.
Awarded annually on the basis of academic merit, to a student proceeding to the fourth year of the honors program in Economics at the University of Alberta.

DUNCAN ALEXANDER MacGIBBON MEDAL IN ECONOMICS  - KATARINA WASIELEWSKI
Endowed by:  the late Dr. DA MacGibbon of Hamilton, Ontario
Awarded annually to the student convocating with highest distinction from Honors Economics

ECONOMICS SOCIETY OF NORTHERN ALBERTA SCHOLARSHIP – YANXIN ZHONG
Endowed by:  the Economics Society of Northern Alberta
Awarded annually to a student with superior academic standing enrolled in the third or fourth year in the Faculty of Arts, and majoring in Economics.  Recipient will be selected on the basis of academic standing.  Preference will be given to students with financial need.

EMERSON AND TANG FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP – TREVOR SULLIVAN
Endowed by:  The Honorable David Emerson and Mrs. Theresa Emerson
Award to a student with superior academic  achievement entering any year of study for a Bachelor of Arts with a major or minor in Economics.   Selection based on academic achievement in courses taken in Economics and demonstrated involvement in sports. Preference given to a student from rural Alberta.

KD VERVILLE SCHOLARSHIP FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE – NANDITA KUMAR
Funded by:  KD Verville
Awarded annually to a student with superior academic achievement entering their second, third, or fourth year of the Honors Economics program.  Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic standing on a minimum of 24 credits taken during an academic year.  Preference will be given to those student leaders who actively participate in furthering Canadian democracy through involvement in Provincial or Federal politics, or the Canadian Armed Forces Reserves.  Since this Scholarship is based on Adam Smith Capitalism, financial need is not and will not be taken into consideration.