AWARDS AND BURSARIES

Green and White Awards

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes.

Athletic Financial Awards offered to entering student athletes who have achieved an academic average above 80%, and have been recruited for athletics skills and abilities.
Offered by Trent University Athletics and coaching staff

Dan Coholan Rowing Bursary

Undergrad

Available to both male and female returning rowing athletes from Ontario. 

Established by alumnus Dan Coholan '77. To be awarded to a female and a male rower participating in the varsity rowing program and who are full-time undergraduate students in any program. OSOTF guidelines apply. It is the intent of the donor that the recipients of this bursary are members of Trent's women and men's varsity rowing team, and are full-time undergraduate students who qualify for bursaries. The donor would like the size of the bursary to be as significant as possible, and the income from the endowment split between a female and male rower. To allow flexibility, the bursary may alternate between the women and men's rowing team. The donor defers to the Financial Aid office in determining the amount of the bursary if the above terms can not be followed. If the bursaries can not be awarded in a particular year, the interest should be returned to the endowed fund.

Henniger/Pilkington Bursary

Undergrad

Available to both male and female returning students from Ontario. 

Established in honour of Perry and Ella Henniger and Lawrence and Norah Pilkington, the parents of Jim and Isabel Hennige. Awarded to a well rounded students, actively involved in the life of the University, be it student government, sports or music programs or University clubs. Awarded on a renewable basis to second, third or fourth year students. OSOTF guidelines apply.

Jon K. Grant Graduate Student Bursary

Graduate

Available to both male and female athletes. Please contact Trent University Graduate Studies for more information.

Established in honour of Jon K. Grant in recognition of his distinguished contribution to Trent as a Chair of the Board of Governors, 1984-86. Awarded to a student in the second year of the Master's Program in Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies. Distinction in cultural, athletic or other community activities may also be considered. OSOTF guidelines apply.

Aidan Lumley Bursary for Athletics

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

Named in memory of Aidan Lumley, a third year Trent student and member of Trent’s swim team. To be awarded to a deserving undergraduate student of good academic standing, who has made a significant contribution to the swim team. OTSS guidelines apply.

Peterborough Liftlock Atom Hockey Tournament Athletics Bursary

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

Awarded to a full-time student registered in any program and in any year, and is playing varsity or intramural sports. The student must have attended a Peterborough County high school. This bursary may be awarded to qualified entering students for recruitment to Trent's varsity teams. OTSS guidelines apply.

Sherratt Bursary for Athletics

Undergrad & Grad

Available to both male and female athletes from Ontario. 

Established by Fred Sherratt, former Vice Chair of CHUM Limited, and a member of Trent’s Board of Governors. Each award has a value of $1,500 and will be awarded to entering or returning full-time undergraduate or graduate students participating in the varsity athletics program. OTSS guidelines apply.

Yearly expendable about of 6 x $1,500.

D. R. Walling Family Bursary

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

Established by the Walling Corporation of Lindsay. Awarded to student majoring in business or environmental studies. Based on fitness/health and community involvement.

P.S.B. Wilson Bursary

Undergrad & Grad

Available to both male and female returning Ontario students. 

Established in honour of Paul S. B. Wilson, Director of Athletics. Awarded to a returning student on the basis of a significant contribution to the athletic program. OSOTF guidelines apply.

Gillian Stamp Prize

Undergrad

Available to female athletes.

Awarded to the player, selected by her teammates, who continually demonstrates dedication, commitment and loyalty to her team both on and off the playing field. Through leadership, fair play and enthusiasm, she is an inspiration to her teammates in their pursuit of academic excellence, field hockey or another sport.

Jim Dolan/Ron Reid Women's Rugby Prize

Undergrad & Grad

Available to both male and female athletes and is to be awarded to a Trent Rugby 1st or 2nd team player. 

The players on the men's and women's team must select deserving recipients. The first $200 must be split equally between the men's and women's squads.  .

Community Service Bursary

Undergrad & Grad

Available to female athletes from Peterborough County

Established by the Quaker Oats Employees' Independent Union (Cereals).  Awarded to a full-time student from Peterborough County. CAW 1996 from Quaker asked that it be awarded to a member of Women's Rugy in 2007/08.

$250

Athletic Financial Awards

Entering Students

Available to both male and female athletes

To be awarded to entering full-time undergraduate students who are quality athletes with strong academic achievement and financial need. OTSS guidelines apply.

Wolff Family Bursary

Undergrad
 
Available to both male and female athletes

Established by Ruth Wolff '67 and Gary Wolff '67, Chair of Trent's Board of Governors (1999-2002) and Co-Chair of the Sport, Recreation & Wellness for All Campaign (2009-2010). To be awarded to full-time entering or returning undergraduate students participating in the varsity athletics program. OTSS guidelines apply.

Darling Insurance & Realty Limited Athletic Award

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

To be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student athlete in any program, who participates in Trent varsity or intramural sports and who attended a Peterborough City or County high school. OTSS guidelines will apply.

Cremers Brothers Electric Ltd. Award for Athletic Financial Assistance

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

To be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student athlete in any program, who participates in Trent varsity or intramural sports and who attended a Peterborough City or County high school. OTSS guidelines will apply.

Each award has a value of $1,000. 

Perkins+Will Canada Athletic Award

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

Established by an architectural consulting firm that has designed several buildings on the Trent campus. To be awarded to entering or transfer students who are participating in athletics as members of a varsity team. OTSS guidelines apply.

Gillian Stamp – Friends of Field Hockey Prize

Undergrad

Available to female athletes

Awarded to the player, selected by her team mates who, continually demonstrates dedication, commitment and loyalty to her team both on and off the playing field. Through leadership, fair play and enthusiasm, she is an inspiration to her team mates in their pursuit of academic excellence, field hockey or another sport.

Swish Maintenance Limited Athletic Award

Undergrad

Available to both male and female athletes

This award was established by a local Peterborough company, founded by Walter Ambler in 1956. To be awarded to a full-time undergraduate student athlete in any program, who participates in Trent varsity sports. OTSS guidelines apply. 

McGregor Family Bursary

Undergrad

Available to female athletes

Established by Barbara, Betsy, John and Marg McGregor who are advocates for women's soccer. Awarded to an undergraduate student in any program participating on the varsity women's soccer team. Available to a student in any year and may be awarded as an athletic financial award to entering students. OTSS guidelines apply.

Tariq Rafi Prize

Undergrad 

Available to male returning athletes

Established by friends, family and teammates in memory of Tariq Rafi '86 who embodied the spirit of Trent rugby. To be awarded to the Trent men's rugby varsity player who in the view of coaches and players, stands out for strength, courage and perseverance.

Amount is determined annually

Nancy Marcotte Women's Rugby Prize

Undergrad

Available to returning female rugby athletes

To be awarded to the player who in the view of coaches embodies commitment, courage perseverance and dedication.

Amount determined annually