The Allison Kane Memorial Entrepreneurial Prize

The $1,000 prize will be presented to the student who has completed or will be completing MGMT*4050 and/or MGMT*4060 by the end of the Winter semester and demonstrates the highest level of commitment to community-based entrepreneurial activities.


Allison M Kane (1987 BA – Double Major Management Economics and Economics)

Established by her friends and family in memory of Allison Marie Kane, a former University of Guelph student who was a well-respected leader in her community who had a vibrant personality and expressed her entrepreneurial spirit by returning to her family business after graduation. The Allison Kane Memorial Entrepreneurial Prize of $1,000 will be presented to the student who has completed or will be completing MGMT*4050 and/or MGMT*4060 by the end of the Winter semester who demonstrates the highest level of commitment to community-based entrepreneurial activities including but not limited to working with clients on community-based projects through the Centre for Business and Student Enterprise (CBaSE), volunteer experiences, or extra-curricular activities; and who best describes how their experiences with community-based entrepreneurial projects have positively impacted their perspective on community involvement. The level of commitment and description of impact will be weighed equally.

Eligibility: Students who have previously completed or will be completing MGMT*4050 and/or MGMT*4060 by the end of the Winter semester.

Selection Criteria: The student who demonstrates the highest level of commitment to community-based entrepreneurial activities including but not limited to working with clients on community-based projects through the Centre for Business and Student Enterprise (CBaSE), volunteer experiences, or extra-curricular activities; and who best describes how their experiences with community-based entrepreneurial projects have positively impacted their perspective on community involvement. The level of commitment and description of impact will be weighed equally.

Deadline: Monday, April 3, 2017, 11:45 AM.

Applications will open on March 1, 2017.

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