Leading the way to a Sustainable Queen's
Times Higher Education 2021 Impact Rankings illustrate Queen's role in advancing the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals. Queen’s University placed first in Canada and fifth in the world in the UN’s ranking of universities. The rankings measured more than 1,200 post-secondary institutions and focused on the impact made in 17 categories measuring sustainability.
Your gift to Queen’s helps graduate students and researchers work towards a more sustainable and equitable world and support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. There are many initiatives which support sustainability including helping to reduce inequalities, providing quality education, supporting good health, peace and justice, developing industry, innovation and infrastructure, as well as protecting life below water.
The Queen's Fund - Support the priority initiatives of Principal Patrick Deane, initiatives that will see our campus become more diverse and inclusive, strengthen our relationship with the Kingston community, grow our presence on the global stage, and leverage research and technology to prepare our students to impact the world.
The Dean's Awards in Graduate Studies - Support doctoral students pursuing dissertation research at a considerable distance from Queen's. Awards are available to Aboriginal students, African Canadian students and other Canadian visible minority students.
The Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace Fund - Support training the next generation of leading labour and employment law practitioners, researchers, teachers and scholars.
The Queen's Community Music - Sistema Kingston Fund - Support this intensive after-school music program for at-risk children, with free group instruction.
The Canadian Cancer Trials Group Research Fund - Support clinical trials research related to improving the treatment and prevention of cancer.
The Centre for Social Impact Fund - Located within Smith School of Business. Assist us in offering innovative curriculum and learning opportunities that encourage our students to actively develop ethical solutions and become a generation of globally responsible leaders.
The Queen's Innovation Connector Fund - Support student innovation and entrepreneurship at Queen's University The Dunin-Deshpande Queen's Innovation Centre.
The Queen's University Biological Station Endowment Fund - Support student programming, research, and station operation to allow QUBS to achieve its full potential as one of the world’s premier field stations.