Requirements: Established in honour of the late Baxter Ricard, LL.D. (Laurentian), former Chair of the Board of Northern Cable Services Ltd. and Mid-Canada Communications Corp. and Director of CUC Broadcasting Ltd. Recipient: a full-time student entering the 2nd, 3rd or 4th year of the francophone Commerce program with a min. 75% overall average, at least three courses taught in French in the previous academic year, and demonstrated leadership qualities. Application for In-Course Awards required.