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Business and Economics

Awards and Scholarships

There are many awards available to SoBE students — some you have to apply for, and some you are nominated for by your instructor.

  • SoBE Faculty & Staff Award
    • Applications close: January 21, 2022
    • BBA student entering their 3rd or 4th year with a minimum GPA of 3.67.
    • The successful student will demonstrate a positive contribution to the classroom environment and involvement in co-curricular activities. The award recipient will be selected jointly by the Dean and Faculty Council Chair, School of Business and Economics. To be eligible for this award, students must email two references from SOBE faculty members to: sobeawards@tru.ca by the application deadline and include their name, T-Id, and award name in the subject line.
  • Chartered Professional Accountants' Education Foundation of BC Award
    • Applications close: January 21, 2022
    • Awarded to fourth-year accounting students in the degree program, maintaining at least a B average in Accounting courses over the previous two semesters, and expressing an intention to enter the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) program.
    • Applicants must email a statement of intention to enter the CPA program (max. 250 words) to: sobeawards@tru.ca; please include your name, TID, and award name in the subject line.
  • Dallaire Family Award
    • Applications close: January 21, 2022
    • Awarded annually to a third or fourth-year full-time domestic student in the Bachelor of Business Administration program with a declared major in Supply Chain or Accounting with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
    • Applicants must demonstrate proven active participation in on-campus clubs and activities in a letter of introduction. Further, they must email 2 Letters of reference from faculty members/leads from clubs/activities to: sobeawards@tru.ca; please include your name, TID, and award name in the subject line.
  • Liliana Moldovan Memorial Award
    • Applications close: January 21, 2022
    • Awarded to a student enrolled in a Bachelor of Business Administration program (includes degree/diploma/post-bac) and maintaining a minimum 3.00 GPA.
    • To be eligible for this award, students must email a one-page paper on "How my Mother, or Mother figure, has inspired me" to: sobeawards@tru.ca; please include your name, T-Id, and award name in the subject line.
  • Chartered Financial Analysts of the OK Award
    • Applications close: January 21, 2022
    • Awarded annually to students registered in a business program: Business Administration, Management or Commerce or a post-graduate business program (i.e. MBA) who is in the top quartile of their class or has evidence of volunteer activity for the CFA Okanagan Society.
    • Applicants must also show evidence of enrollment in the CFA program registration for exam intake for December or June. Applicant must email evidence of enrollment for exam intake and volunteer activity (if applicable) to: sobeawards@tru.ca; please include your name, TID, and award name in the subject line.
  • Ken Lepin Spirit Award
  • KPMG Scholars to Business Scholarship
  • TRU School of Business Outstanding International Student Award
  • Ken Lepin Outstanding Business Student of the Year
  • Smith Chevrolet Cadillac Ltd. Marketing Management Award
  • Kamloops/Cariboo CPA Chapter Award
  • Brendan Shaw MBA Award
  • Bruce & Theresa Gysel MBA Scholarship
  • TransCanada Empower Communities Scholarships
  • TRU Entrance Scholarships
  • Awards External to TRU

 

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