Awards program


Recognizing the best and brightest

Do you know a business leader who deserves to be recognized for their achievements? Is there a student in your life whose achievements make a difference among their peers or in their community?

The Faculty of Business Administration and the Gardiner Centre recognize the province’s best and brightest in business through an annual awards program, bestowing awards for alumni impact, entrepreneurial achievements and student citizenship to deserving individuals each year.

Nominations for our 2023 awards are now closed!

Alumni Honour Award
Recognizes the achievements of graduates of the Faculty of Business Administration who have achieved excellence in their business careers and have contributed to the reputation of the faculty, university and/or the community as a whole.

P.J. Gardiner Newfoundland and Labrador Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Celebrates the achievements and entrepreneurial spirit of an individual who is strengthening our province’s economy and business community as well as serving as a role model for today’s youth.

Dr. Victor Young Graduate Student Citizenship Award
Recognize the achievements of an undergraduate or graduate student in the Faculty of Business Administration who has greatly contributed to student life, the faculty, the university and their community through volunteerism during their business studies, and has demonstrated the ability to apply academic experience in a real-world context.

Note: the recipient of the Dr. Robert Crosbie Undergraduate Student Citizenship Award has been determined. The recipient will be announced at a later date.