Adam Smith Scholar Award for Excellence

Adam Smith Scholar Award for Excellence

The Adam Smith Scholar Award for Excellence promotes, recognises and rewards the highest levels of scholarly performance and supports the School’s vision, mission and values. The award recognises those students, awarded a 1st Class Honours degree or a Masters with Distinction, who have excelled academically, demonstrated intellectual inquisitiveness, and shown their potential to contribute significantly in their chosen fields.

Welcome from the Head of School, Professor John Finch (Our MBA at 40, April 2017)Professor John Finch, Head of School, comments: “As we continue our mission to bring inspiring people together to create a world class experience for tomorrow’s world changers, I am pleased to launch this elite award for the Adam Smith Business School. We are committed to developing world-class learning and teaching programmes for engaged, enlightened and enterprising graduates. The Adam Smith Scholar Award for Excellence recognises those students who have distinguished themselves by demonstrating academic excellence, engagement and innovation.

I look forward to meeting the successful students later this year, celebrating your achievements, and hearing about your future plans for success".

Criteria for the award

Students who achieve an outstanding overall result, for example have gained a 1st Class Honours degree or a Masters with Distinction, in their programme will be eligible for the award. Awarded annually, the Adam Smith Scholar for Excellence Award will recognise your hard work throughout your academic studies. Those students who receive this award will be invited to attend a special ceremony with Professor John Finch, Head of School, to be presented with a certificate celebrating their achievement.