Montgomery - Campbell Prize


This prize was awarded for the first time to the Graduating Class of 1880 and has been offered annually since in memory of George Montgomery-Campbell, sometime Fellow of Magdalene College, Cambridge and Professor of Classics in UNB from 1861 until his death in 1871. Through the generosity of the Executors of the Estates of Colonel Henry Montgomery-Campbell and General Herbert Montgomery-Campbell, a trust fund has been established to provide for this prize in perpetuity. This prize has an annual value of up to $2,000 and will be awarded to a student or students on the Fredericton campus in the following order of priority: 1) to a student for Junior level (61-90 ch) Latin and Greek or for Junior level Latin only, if there are no eligible students in Greek; 2) to the best qualified student in the Classics Department registered as an Honours or Majors student in Classics; 3) to any other Junior or Senior level student taking courses in the Department of Classics; 4) to the student with the highest standing in the penultimate year of a Bachelor's degree program, regardless of Faculty.