Undergraduate Award Search

Janet Aizenstros Social Impact and Sustainability Scholarship [I1183]

Donor(s):Janet Aizenstros
Value:1 award of $2,500
Awarded:Fall
Application:
  • Apply By Letter
  • Resume
Deadline:May 15
Citizenship:
  • Canadian
  • NonCanadian

Dr. Janet Aizenstros is a partner with the United Nations Business Action Hub (UNBAH) for the United Nations Global Compact program. She is an award-winning businesswoman with several leadership awards such as the Top 40 under 40, the Top 10 Inspiring Women in Canada, 2019 Conscious Company Media’s Top 22 Business Leaders and 2013-2014 YMCA-YWCA Woman of Distinction of Business and Entrepreneur. She is also a member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO) and a Global Goodwill Ambassador for the Global Goodwill Ambassadors Foundation. Apply to the Lang Awards Committee by May 15th with a resume and a statement (maximum 500 words) that addresses the question, “How have you demonstrated social entrepreneurship and innovation through your academic and community experience?” Ensure you select and expand upon experiences in your resume. Social entrepreneurship is defined as any individual or entity that pursues an entrepreneurial venture that helps drive social change and has positive impact on society.

Students registered in any major of the Bachelor of Commerce program or in the Entrepreneurship minor who have demonstrated social entrepreneurship and innovation through academic and community experience.