Each year before graduation, the Bendheim Center for Finance awards one prize and one award to Certificate students, the Birch Family Prize and the Kathleen Traynor Class of ’83 Research Fund Award.
Birch Family Prize
The Birch Family Prize was established in 2004 by William D. Birch Jr. ’64 and William Marco Birch ’92. It is awarded to a graduating senior with the highest grade point average in course work related to the Undergraduate Certificate in Finance.
Kathleen Traynor Class of ’83 Research Fund Award
The Kathleen Traynor class of ’83 Research Fund Award was established this year by Kathleen Traynor ’83 Research Fund Award and is awarded to the graduating female senior with the highest GPA in coursework related to the Undergraduate Certificate in Finance.