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Faculty of Law - Priorities

  The Queen's Law School Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Law Alumni and Friends to provide the Dean of the Faculty of Law with discretionary support for various present and future needs as related to student activities and to meet the areas of greatest need.

  The Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support the priorities of the Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace such as, but not limited to Chairs, Professorships, operating budget, symposia, curriculum advancement, research, fellowships, scholarships, awards and bursaries.

  The Hands-on Learning Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
The Hands-On Learning Fund was established to support the functions and operations of the clinical program offerings and moot programs at Queen's Law.

  The Queen's Law International Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support a wide range of international faculty and student initiatives in the Faculty of Law.

  The Faculty of Law Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in May 2001 from donations and awarded to a student in the Faculty of Law on the basis of financial need.

  The Macdonald Hall Renovations Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Regular upgrades to Macdonald Hall's facilities and to our state-of-the-art teaching and learning resources enhance the student experience and help us provide the best possible education for the next generation of legal professionals.

All Faculty of Law Funds

  Debt Repayment Assistance Program (D-RAP)   Add to Gift Basket  
Funded by the Law Foundation of Ontario to provide recent law school graduates with enhanced access to legal careers in public interest law through debt repayment assistance.

  Fred Delaney's Last Pro Bono Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Friends and family are fundraising to establish an undergraduate award in memory of Fred Delaney, BCom 1972, Law 1975.

  Law Public-Interest Internship Awards   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Faculty of Law and awarded to students in the Faculty of Law who have confirmed a placement to study or work as a public-interest intern.

  Queen's Legal Aid   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in March 2010 for the development of the security of the Queen's Legal Aid Clinic, including but not limited to the purchase and maintenance of equipment and supplies.

  The Adell Carter Fellowship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Faculty of Law in honour of Bernie Adell and Don Carter to provide support for the full range of fellowships, including postdoctoral, research, and visiting fellows in the Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace.

  The Agnes Lefas Memorial Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in memory of Agnes Lefas, LLB'79. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to a student in the Queen's Faculty of Law with a demonstrated interest in civil law or the study of international business law in common and civil law jurisdictions

  The Alberta Scholar at Queen's Law Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by alumni and friends from Alberta. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to a student entering the first year of Queen's Law (J.D.) or joint J.D. program, whose address on admission to Queen's University is from the province of Alberta.

  The Alexandra and Mary Fraser Memorial Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Donald Fraser, LLB'62, in memory of his wife, Mary, and his daughter, Alexandra, and awarded on the basis of academic merit to student enrolled in the second year of the four-year joint MIR/J.D. Cooperative Combined Degree Program.

  The Alf Peneycad Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to honour Alf Peneycad, Law'70, named the National Post's ZSA 2005 Canadian General Counsel of the Year, and awarded on the basis of financial need to full-time second or third year students enrolled in the Faculty of Law.

  The Andrea Battersby and Karim Ali Radwan Memorial Award in Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in memory of Andrea Battersby, B.A. 1999, LL.B. 2001, and her son, Karim Ali Radwan. Awarded on the basis of financial need to female students in the Faculty of Law who are single parents.

  The Baker & McKenzie LLP Fellowship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Baker & McKenzie LLP to provide support for the full range of fellowships, including senior, postdoctoral, research, and visiting fellows in the Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace.

  The Blakes Scholars Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Awarded to students in second year in the Faculty of Law. The award is renewable for a student entering third-year J.D. studies on the basis of academic excellence and maintaining a minimum 80% course load in third year.

  The Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support the priorities of the Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace such as, but not limited to Chairs, Professorships, operating budget, symposia, curriculum advancement, research, fellowships, scholarships, awards and bursaries.

  The Charles Feldman Student Summer Internship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Dr. Brian Feldman and The Honourable Kathryn Feldman in memory of their son Charles Feldman, LLB 2007, to support hiring a summer student to work for the Correctional Law Project in the Faculty of Law.

  The David Allgood Fund in Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in honour of David Allgood, LL.B. 1974, to recognize his many contributions to the Faculty of Law. This Fund will support faculty and research activities in the Faculty of Law.

  The David Farrell Law '64 Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the class of Law '64 in memory of David Farrell. Awarded to a second or third year law student, on the basis of overall scholarship, financial need and contribution to the Faculty, the University and the wider community.

  The David Mullan Entrance Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the first year of the J.D. program in the Faculty of Law.

  The Dean's Excellence Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to provide modest grants to students registered in the Faculty of Law to enable them to participate in projects that will provide beneficial leadership experience and/or educational opportunities outside the classroom.

  The Dean's Excellence Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to provide modest grants to students registered in the Faculty of Law to enable them to participate in projects that will provide beneficial leadership experience and/or educational opportunities outside the classroom.

  The Dennis Cole Memorial Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in memory of Dennis Cole, B.A. 1959, LL.B. 1962, and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in the first year of the Juris Doctor program.

  The Douglas Traill Memorial Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the class of Law'76 in memory of the late Douglas Melvin Traill, BA'73 (UBC), LLB'76, awarded on the basis of financial need.

  The Elder Law Clinic Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in March 2010 to enhance and support the Elder Law Clinic including, but not limited to, infrastructure (office supplies, IT, telephone charges, web-site creation and maintenance) and student travel to give presentations.

  The ELSA Moot Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support a Queen's Law team to participate in the ELSA Moot Court Competition.

  The Eric Swan Memorial Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
The Class of Law 1994 is fundraising to establish a fund in memory of Eric Swan, BA'87, BAH'88, LLB'94, that will support Queen's Faculty of Law.

  The Eric W Cross Fellowship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Estate of Daphne Cross in memory Eric W. Cross, BA'24, MA'25. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to graduate students enrolled in one of the graduate programs in the Faculty of Law.

  The Faculty of Law Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in May 2001 from donations and awarded to a student in the Faculty of Law on the basis of financial need.

  The Family Law Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by an anonymous donor for students in financial need in any year of the J.D. program or combined J.D. degree program in the Faculty of Law. Preference will be given to students with an interest in family law.

  The Feminist Jurisprudence Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the family and friends of Sharon Cohen, a graduate of Law '88. Awarded annually for outstanding achievement and participation in feminist jurisprudence.

  The Feminist Legal Studies   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support Feminist Legal Studies Queen's' curricular offerings, interdisciplinary conferences, research, visiting speaker and scholar programs, graduate students, and feminist lawyer/legal studies networks in Canada and internationally.

  The Friends of the Law Library Acquisitions Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Funding to be used at the discretion of the law Librarian for the purchase of Law Library Acquisitions.

  The Friends of the Law Library Trust Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Funding used at the discretion of the Law Librarian for non-acquisition related expenses.

  The Global Law Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Awarded to Law students who have been selected to attend one of the Global Law Programs at the Bader International Study Centre or who are participating in an international exchange through a formal Queen's University bi-lateral exchange agreement.

  The Hands-on Learning Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
The Hands-On Learning Fund was established to support the functions and operations of the clinical program offerings and moot programs at Queen's Law.

  The Horace's Father Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by an anonymous donor in honour of the father of the Roman poet Quintus Horatius Flaccus. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students who are Canadian citizens in any year of the J.D. program at Queen's Faculty of Law

  The Horgan Family Award in the Faculty of Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in April 2014 by Michael and Mary Ellen Horgan. Awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement to students in any year in the Faculty of Law.

  The Jo'Anne Strekaf Education Equity Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in honour of Jo'Anne Strekaf, LLP'80, to support the Education Equity Program at Queen's Law. Your gift will support this program permitting the Faculty to sustain and broaden the level of peer support it is able to provide its students.

  The John Deakin Buckley Walton Scholarship in Administrative Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in by a bequest from the estate of John Deakin Buckley Walton, Arts'45, and awarded to the second or third year student in the Faculty of Law, who has the highest standing in Administrative Law.

  The K Venkata Raman Memorial Scholarship in International Economic Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in honour of K. Venkata Raman by David Kerzner, LLB'90, and Barry Appleton, LLB'89. Awarded to students in any year of the J.D. program on the basis of academic excellence in a course related to international economic law.

  The Karen McCullough Memorial Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in memory of Karen McCullough, LLB'80, by Craig Slater, LLB'81, and Kevin McElcheran, LLB'80, to enhance the Student Workroom provided to Queen's Legal Aid in the Law School.

  The Law '77 Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Class of Law '77. Awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, and extra-curricular activities, to a student in the first or second year of studies in the Faculty of Law.

  The Law '80 Visiting Lecturer Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Class of Law '80 to support bringing speakers with an emphasis on business and/or international business areas of expertise to the Faculty of Law campus.Income is to cover expenses, honoraria and/or speaking fees related to the lecture.

  The Law 1965 Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Class of Law 1965 for students registered in first year in the J.D. program or combined J.D. degree program in the Faculty of Law on the basis of academic achievement and participation in extracurricular activities.

  The Law 1984 Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the class of Law 1984 and awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need to students in any year of the Faculty of Law.

  The Law 65 Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the class of Law '65 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in any year of the Faculty of Law who is a resident of Ontario.

  The Law 76 Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the class of Law '76 and awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in any year of the Faculty of Law who is a resident of Ontario.

  The Law 97 Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the class of Law 1997. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students in any year of the Faculty of Law who demonstrate participation in extra-curricular activities.

  The Law Library Paul J G Kidd Trust Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Funding to be used for the purchase of books for the Law Library. Each acquisition is identified by a special book plate indicating that it was a gift from the "Paul J.G. Kidd, Q.C., Law Library Fund".

  The Law Thank Q Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Queen's Law graduating classes to support the Faculty of Law. Each year a new project will be selected through consultation with the graduating class representative and the Dean of the Faculty of Law.

  The Law ThankQ Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Classes of Law 2003, 2004 and 2005. Awarded on the basis of financial need to a student in any year of studies in the Faculty of Law.

  The Law Visible Minorities and Aboriginal Students Awards   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by donations from Queen's Law alumni and awarded on the basis of academic achievement to students registered in the Master's program in the Faculty of Law. Recipients must be members of a visible minority or of Canadian aboriginal descent.

  The Lederman Law Library Refurbishment Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by law alumni to provide funds for the proposed upgrades and refurbishment of the William R. Lederman Law Library located within the Faculty of Law.

  The Litigation, Injury and Insurance Law Centre Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support the priorities of the Litigation, Injury and Insurance Law Centre.

  The Macdonald Hall Renovations Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Regular upgrades to Macdonald Hall's facilities and to our state-of-the-art teaching and learning resources enhance the student experience and help us provide the best possible education for the next generation of legal professionals.

  The Mary Alice Murray Memorial Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by friends, associates and Queen's Law School alumni, to honour Miss Mary Alice Murray (Law '60). Awarded on the basis of financial need to J.D. students.

  The Michael D. Failes Graduate Fellowship in Labour and Employment Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in memory of Michael D. Failes, LLM'86. Awarded to first-year students in the LL.M. program or full-time students in the Ph.D. program in Law, who have a research interest in the labour and employment law.

  The Mitchell Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established from the estate of Eileen Mitchell Thomas, QC, BA'37, and awarded on the basis of need to a student in the Faculty of Law. Preference given to female students, and to students whose address on admission was Norhtern Ontario.

  The Osler Corporation Moot Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
The Osler Corporate and Securities Moot Competition Fund provides funding for the selection of students and participation of the team representing Queen's Law, enabling the team to participate in the Canadian Corporate/Securities Moot Competition.

  The Professor H.R.S. Ryan Prize   Add to Gift Basket  
A book prize established by the 1968 graduating class to honour Professor Ryan of the Faculty of Law. It is awarded to the student with the highest standing in Evidence.

  The Professor Hugh Lawford Memorial Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in memory of Professor Emeritus Hugh Lawford to support classroom renewal projects at the Faculty of Law.

  The Queen's Law Alumni Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established from donations by Law alumni, law firms and corporations, and awarded on the basis of financial need to students registered in any year in the Faculty of Law.

  The Queen's Law Endowment Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in June 1996 by the Law Foundation of Ontario to provide financial support for special projects that enrich the Faculty of Law not for the expansion of enrolment.

  The Queen's Law International Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support a wide range of international faculty and student initiatives in the Faculty of Law.

  The Queen's Law Moot Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established to support training in advocacy, an integral part of the students' legal education in the Faculty of Law.

  The Queen's Law School Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Law Alumni and Friends to provide the Dean of the Faculty of Law with discretionary support for various present and future needs as related to student activities and to meet the areas of greatest need.

  The Queen's University Law '81 Clinical Programs Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the Class of Law '81 to enhance programs and support special projects for Clinical programs at Queen's Faculty of Law, for example, Queen's Legal Aid and the Correctional Law Project, and the Elder Law Clinic.

  The Rebecca Gotlieb Memorial Award   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Allan Gotlieb in memory of Rebecca Gotlieb, B.A. '80, LL.B. '83. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic achievement to a student in the Faculty of Law enrolled in the four-year MPA/J.D. Co-operative Combined Degree Program.

  The Res Ipsa Loquitor Bursary   Add to Gift Basket  
Established bu Prof. Jim MacIntyre to honour the remembrance of the Res Ipsa Loquitur Boardinghouse. Awarded on the basis of financial need to students in any year in the Faculty of Law.

  The Robert Wallace Best Exchange Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Andrew Best, LLB'81, in in honour of his father, Robert Wallace Best, BSc'50. Awarded to exchange students from India or South Africa who have been selected to come to Queen's Law as part of a formal bilateral exchange.

  The S and G Ryan Visitorship Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Funds to support an annual series of one or two, week-long, visitors in residence in the Faculty of Law. Visitors will be practitioners, jurists or academics who have made contributions of substance to the field of criminal law.

  The Samuel Springer Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Awards made annually to a second year law student of high academic standing, who is a resident of Canada and who has shown financial need.

  The Stuart Delisle Criminal Law Fund   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in honour of Don Stuart and in memory of Ronald Delisle, BSc'59, LLB'64, to support the Faculty's criminal law programs including teaching and lecturing, course development, student support, and other educational purposes.

  The Susan J Serena Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Susan J. Serena, LL.B. '79, and awarded to students completing second year law, on the basis of overall scholarship, involvement in student activities and contribution to the faculty, the University and the wider community.

  The Torys Public Interest Summer Awards   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Torys for first-year law students completing public interest summer internships in Canada or abroad. Funding is awarded on the basis of merit and demonstrated benefits to the student and the agency.

  The Vincent Principi Memorial Award in Labour Law   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by the family of Vincent Principi, and awarded to a graduating student for proficiency in labour law courses, coupled with involvement in extra-curriculars, such as community service or participation in the Labour Law Student's Society.

  The W S O'Hara Prize in Criminal Law   Add to Gift Basket  
L.H. Tepper, QC, established a prize in memory of a gold medalist of Dalhousie University Faculty of Law, whose brief career as a member of the Kingston Bar showed great promise. Awarded to the first year student with the highest standing in Criminal Law.

  The William M Bone Scholarship   Add to Gift Basket  
Established in recognition of the dedicated service by William M. Bone, LLB 1974, as President of the Carthy Foundation. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to full-time students entering the first year of the J.D. Program in the Faculty of Law.

  The Wilson Moot Competition   Add to Gift Basket  
Established by Alfred Kwinter in memory of his parents Zalman and Mila, to provide funding for the Wilson Moot team representing Queen's Law to participate in The Wilson Moot competition.



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