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Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards (2013/2014)
4.5 Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

The following are available to students in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science based on a recommendation from the Dean. For definition of scholarship standing for co-op students, see Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, General Information,

The Afshin Assemi Memorial Award

This award has been established in memory of Afshin Assemi (Term 8 Electrical, 1991) and is valued at a portion of the income on the investment. It will be awarded during the Winter semester and is intended for students enrolled in Term 8 of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science Program. The criteria for selection will be on the basis of outstanding contribution to the betterment of student life within the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science over the course of his/her academic career. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Engineering Scholarship Committee which will accept recommendations from the Engineering Society Executive. The Engineering Society Executive should consult with Term 8 Class representatives before arriving at their decision. If it is decided that two candidates are equally deserving of the Award, then joint awards may be given at equal valued.

Amirix Systems Inc. Scholarship for Computer Engineering

This scholarship, valued at $2500 annually, is established by AMIRIX Systems Inc. of Halifax, NS, and is awarded to a Computer Engineering student in Term 5 of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The recipient of this scholarship will have demonstrated scholarship standing as well as extracurricular involvement in any of the following areas: athletics, fine arts, student body activities and/or volunteer work. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Engineering and Applied Science.

The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Scholarship

The American Bureau of Shipping Scholarship will be awarded to eight full-time undergraduate students who demonstrate scholarship standing and are enrolled in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science in any academic terms in the following disciplines: Ocean and Naval Architecture, Civil, Mechanical & Electrical. Preference will be given to students who have strong academics/work experience in the area related to a career in structural; offshore/marine industries. Winners of these scholarships will have preference (upon application) for work term placements with the American Bureau of Shipping in Houston (must be eligible for T-N Visa). Valued at $5000 each, the scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Ausenco Scholarship

This scholarship was established by a generous donation from Ausenco. Valued at a portion of the income on the investment, it will be awarded annually to a full-time student in at least term six of the Bachelor of Engineering program studying Mechanical Engineering (Offshore Oil and Gas) or Process Engineering at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The recipient must meet the minimum academic requirements for a scholarship as defined by the University. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The C.H. Ballam Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the Honourable Charles H. and Mrs. Ballam as a memorial to their son Ulric, a former Engineering student at the University. The scholarship has a value of $250.00. It is awarded annually during the Winter semester of Engineering One on the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science. In making the award, academic achievement, character and financial need are taken into account. An application is required.

The E.F. Barnes Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Stirling Kelloway in honour of the late Mr. E.F. Barnes, founder of E.F. Barnes Machine and Fabricating Shop Limited which built the first all steel vessel in Newfoundland and developed the only marine engine ever built in the Province. Valued at a portion of the income on the endowment, the scholarship will be awarded each year during the Fall semester to a student in Academic Term 6. Eligibility will be based on scholastic achievement in Academic Term 5, and financial need will be an additional consideration. This scholarship will not be awarded to a student who is already in receipt of a scholarship during the same academic year. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

Paul S. Batstone Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Paul S. Batstone who spent 20 years promoting co-operative education at Memorial University of Newfoundland and was a co-ordinator in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science until his death in 2003. Valued at a portion of the income on the investment, it will be awarded to a senior student completing work term 3 or 4 during the Spring work term who has demonstrated a high level of commitment to Engineering Co-operative Education and has made a significant contribution to their employer in the past work term. The recipient must meet the minimum academic requirements for a scholarship as defined by Memorial University of Newfoundland. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science with a nomination from the student’s employer and input from the Division of Co-operative Education.

Dr. S.M. Blair Memorial Alumni Awards for Excellence in Engineering

Two scholarships, established by the Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Association in memory of Dr. Sidney M. Blair, have a value of $500.00 each and are awarded annually to students entering Term 3 of the Engineering program and Term 5 of the Civil Engineering program who have achieved an appropriate scholarship average in academic courses of the preceding terms. The awards are made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the advice of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Ann (Mooney) Bridger/CSCE Newfoundland and Labrador Section Scholarship

The Ann (Mooney) Bridger/CSCE Newfoundland and Labrador Section Scholarship has been established as a result of the 25th anniversary of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering’s Newfoundland and Labrador Section. The scholarship is named after the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science’s first female Civil Engineering graduate, Ann Bridger nee Mooney (B.Eng.1978). Valued at $500, this scholarship is to be awarded annually on the basis of scholarship standing to a female undergraduate student in Term 3 of the Civil Engineering discipline. The recipient of this scholarship will also be offered a work term at Bridger Design Associates Limited. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Wally J. Campbell Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship has been established in memory of Professor W. J. Campbell who helped establish the engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland and taught in the program until 1995 when he retired. The scholarship, one or more, is valued at a minimum of $500.00 and will be awarded to a student entering term three who has completed all elements of the program prior to Term 3. Scholarship standing, leadership and contribution to student life will be considered in making the award. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Dr. S.J. Carew Memorial Scholarships

These two scholarships, established in memory of Dr. S.J. Carew, are valued at a portion of the income on the endowment and are awarded annually in the Winter Semester to students in Engineering One of the Bachelor of Engineering program. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of financial need and scholarship standing with the recipients having achieved at least a strong "B" average in Fall Semester of Engineering One. The scholarships will not be awarded to candidates holding scholarships of equal or greater value. The scholarships are awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, based on a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The CBCL Limited Engineering Scholarship

This non-renewable scholarship, valued at $1,000, was established by CBCL Limited. Eligible candidates must be full-time undergraduate students in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, in either the Civil, Mechanical or Electrical program. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing in Academic Term 4. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Chevron Canada Ltd. Endowed Scholarships in Business, Earth Sciences, Economics and Engineering

These scholarships, valued at a portion of the income from the endowment, will be awarded starting in 2011 to full-time students enrolled in at least their second year of Engineering and Applied Science, Earth Sciences, Business or Economics; in a given year, it is anticipated that students from all four faculties will be represented. Selection will be based on scholarship standing as well as expression of interest in potential employment in the oil and gas industry, and signaling of career location mobility. Level of service to community, or leadership will also be considered. Students may receive the scholarship in more than one year. They will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the: Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science; Head, Department of Earth Sciences; Dean, Faculty of Business Administration; and Head, Department of Economics.

Chevron Canada Ltd. Term Scholarships in Business, Earth Sciences, Economics and Engineering

These scholarships, valued at $4,000, will be awarded to full-time students enrolled at least their second year of Engineering and Applied Science, Earth Sciences, Business or Economics; in a given year, it is anticipated that students from all four faculties will be represented. Selection will be based on scholarship standing as well as expression of interest in potential employment in the oil and gas industry, and signaling of career location mobility. Level of service to community, or leadership will also be considered. Students may receive the scholarship in more than one year. They will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the: Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science; Head, Department of Earth Sciences; Dean, Faculty of Business Administration; and Head, Department of Economics.

The Chevron Canada Resources Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at the interest on an endowment to the Opportunity Fund by Chevron Canada Resources, will be awarded annually on the basis of scholarship standing to a student during the Winter semester of Engineering One of the Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, based on a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Dr. Jack Clark Graduate Award

This award was established in memory of Dr. Jack Clark who served as President and Chief Executive Officer of C-CORE from 1984 to 1997. The award will be valued at a portion of the income on the endowment and will be awarded annually. The award is available to any full-time graduate level student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who meets the minimum academic requirements for an award as defined by the University. Eligibility will be based on academic standing with preference given to those who have demonstrated financial need by presenting a case with their application. It will be awarded by the Dean of Graduate Studies upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Stephen Crooks Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at $1000.00, has been established in memory of Stephen Crooks (Civil 1982-Memorial University of Newfoundland). It will be awarded to an Engineering student, on the basis of sound scholastic record, who has completed at least five academic terms in Engineering. The student's contribution to the Engineering Faculty and Applied Science and the University, performance during work terms, and overall perseverance within the program will also be taken into consideration. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Wilfred and Rose Davis Scholarship in Engineering

This scholarship, a gift from Wilfred J. (Memorial University College 1946) and Rose Davis, is awarded annually to a student entering or engaged in Engineering One. The award is valued at the interest earned annually from the endowment and will not be awarded to candidates holding other scholarships of greater value. This scholarship is based on scholarship standing and financial need. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Det Norske Veritas Scholarship

The Det Norske Veritas Scholarship is donated by the Norwegian Ship Classification Society of that name. The $1,000.00 scholarship is awarded to the student in the graduating class in Naval Architectural Engineering who has achieved the highest total marks in terms five to eight inclusive. The award is made solely on academic criteria, and may be held in addition to not more than one other award having monetary value. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

Engineering One Entry Scholarships in Engineering

These scholarships are endowed by Mr. Wing Soon Oue of Seven Seas Restaurant, Corner Brook, and have a value of up to $500.00 each. They are awarded annually to two students entering Engineering One, providing they hold no other awards of greater value. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards acting on the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

The J.M.C. Facey Engineering Scholarship

The scholarship is valued at $5,000, and is provided via a contribution to Memorial University of Newfoundland by Mr. Darryl Fry. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to residents of Newfoundland and Labrador enrolled in Engineering One at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards based on a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Dennis Forgeron Award in Mechanical Engineering

The award, valued at $3000, has been established in memory of Dennis Forgeron (Mechanical Engineering Graduate, 1991). It will be awarded to a full-time Mechanical Engineering student during term 7 and is subject to successful completion of term 6. Selection will be based on outstanding contribution to the spirit of the Mechanical Engineering graduating class over the course of their studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be administered by the Engineering Scholarship Committee which will accept recommendations from the Engineering Society Executive. If it is decided that more than one candidate is equally deserving of the award in a given year, then joint awards of equal value, to a combined maximum of $3000, may be given. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Daniel Freeman Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was established from the contributions of many family members, friends, and fellow students in memory of Danny Freeman, a former Engineering student at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship, valued at a portion of the accrued interest, will be awarded annually, on a rotating basis, to students enrolled in either Engineering or Mathematics. Preference will be given to candidates with disabilities with consideration given to quality of character and overall perseverance. If a successful candidate is not recommended by the discipline on rotation in a given year an eligible student from the other discipline may be awarded the scholarship for that year. If no candidates are available from the first group any student enrolled in either Engineering or Mathematics (discipline to be determined by the rotation schedule in a given year) will be considered. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering or the Head, Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

The General Motors Scholarship for Women in Engineering

This scholarship is one of several established by General Motors of Canada Limited with contributions to the University's Opportunity Fund Campaign. Interest from the fund will provide a scholarship valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 annually to support and encourage more women to study and work in Engineering, thereby increasing the contributions of women to engineering and scientific endeavours. This scholarship is tenable at Memorial University of Newfoundland to female students regardless of age, with preference to those who are entering the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. However, female students already enrolled in Engineering studies may be eligible if in a given year an eligible entering student is not available. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The General Motors Scholarship in Engineering

This scholarship was established by General Motors of Canada Limited with contributions to the University's Opportunity Fund Campaign. Interest from the fund will provide a scholarship valued at a minimum of $1,000.00 annually to support individuals who are first generation students in a family (immediate family) to enroll in Engineering. It will be awarded to a student in any term of the Bachelor of Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Halliburton Energy Services Scholarship in Mechanical Engineering

This fund, a gift to Memorial University of Newfoundland by Halliburton Energy Services via The Opportunity Fund campaign, will provide a scholarship valued at approximately $1,500.00 annually. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to a student in academic terms 5 or 6 of the Mechanical Engineering Program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Hebron Diversity Award

This award was created from a generous contribution from the Hebron Project. The Hebron Project co-venturers are ExxonMobil Canada Properties (operator), Chevron Canada, Suncor Energy, Statoil Canada and Nalcor Energy. Awards will be available to full-time or part-time students, enrolled at any campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland, who have aboriginal status, a disability, or who represent a visible minority. Students with a disability should provide supporting documentation (from a medical doctor, psychologist, audiologist, rehabilitation counselor, or other professional who has specific training, expertise, and experience in the diagnosis of this condition). Students will claim aboriginal and visible minority status through self-identification. Of those eligible students, further preference will be given to students who are majoring in engineering, the geosciences, environmental science or chemistry. Normally, at least one award will be granted in each designated area and where possible, at least one award will be granted to a student in his/her first year of study. For students at the St. John’s or Grenfell Campus the awards will be granted by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the appropriate Department Head. For students at Marine Institute, the awards will be granted by the Marine Institute Scholarship Committee on the recommendation of the appropriate Department Head.

The Hebron Women in Science and Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship program was created by a generous contribution from the Hebron Project. The Hebron Project co-venturers are ExxonMobil Canada Properties (operator), Chevron Canada, Suncor Energy, Statoil Canada and Nalcor Energy. Scholarships will be awarded to female students who are enrolled in full-time or part-time studies at any Campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland who are majoring in engineering, the geosciences, environmental science or chemistry. Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need. Where possible at least one scholarship will be awarded to a student in her first year of study. For students at the St. John’s or Grenfell Campus the awards will be granted by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the appropriate Dean or Department Head. For students at the Marine institute the awards will be granted by the Marine Institute Scholarship Committee on recommendation of the appropriate Department Head.

The Hibernia Project Scholarship

These scholarships, established by the Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. are tenable at Memorial University of Newfoundland and are valued at an amount determined by the annual income on the investment. They are awarded annually as follows:

  • Four students entering Term 3 of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science with two awarded to male students and two awarded to female students.

  • Two students entering Term 3 of the Faculty of Business Administration with one awarded to a male student and one awarded to a female student.

Candidates for these awards must be of scholarship standing but consideration may also be given to their financial circumstances. All candidates must be residents of Newfoundland and Labrador. The awards will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Deans, Faculty of Business Administration and Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Honeywell Limited-Honeywell Limitée Scholarship

This scholarship, the gift of Honeywell Limited-Honeywell Limitée, is valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to a student in Term 5 of the Mechanical Engineering Program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The IEEE Newfoundland and Labrador Section Term 4 Scholarship

This scholarship was established by an endowment from the Newfoundland and Labrador Section of IEEE (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). It is valued at a portion of the annual interest accrued on the initial endowment and awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student in Term 4 of the Electrical and Computer Engineering or Computer Engineering Programs at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The recipient must be an active student member of IEEE and be of scholarship standing as defined by the University. In addition to the student's academic achievement, contributions to the IEEE student branch will be considered. In this regard, candidates must submit a one page letter describing their IEEE involvement, their professional goals and their student activities in the areas of electrical and computer and/or computer engineering. A student may not hold the scholarship more than once. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, acting on the advice of a special selection committee of the IEEE, Newfoundland and Labrador Section.

The IEEE Scholarship

This scholarship was established by the members of the Newfoundland and Labrador section of IEEE (The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers). This Scholarship has a value of $1000. It is awarded annually to a full-time undergraduate student in Term 6 of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The recipient must be a student member of IEEE and possess scholarship standing as defined by the University. In addition to the student's academic achievement, contributions to the IEEE student branch will be considered. This Scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, acting on the advice of the IEEE Newfoundland and Labrador Section.

The Integrated Informatics Award of Excellence

This award is established through a generous gift from Jason and Christa Humber, and will provide one award annually, valued at a portion of the income from the endowment. To be eligible, students must be senior engineering students enrolled in their final undergraduate year (Term 8) in the Offshore Oil and Gas option of the Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The award will be given to a student who has achieved the highest total marks in offshore oil and gas courses in terms 6 and 7. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science.

The Kiewit Offshore Services Award

These awards, valued at $1000 each for two students are offered annually by Kiewit Offshore Services (KOS). Each award also includes the possibility for the recipient to complete one or more work terms with this well-renowned general contracting company. The eligible candidates should have completed, as a minimum, their Term 4 in Naval, Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with good scholarship standing and have demonstrated a strong interest to work in the construction industry during their previous work terms, preferably with the Kiewit Group. Factors to be taken into account include character qualities, team spirit, personal initiative, leadership, reliability and mobility. Financial need may also be a consideration. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences with the appropriate input from the Chairpersons and Faculty acting on the advice of a special selection committee of the Kiewit Group.

The Peter Kiewit Sons Co. Ltd. Award

These awards, valued at $1000 each for two students are offered annually by Peter Kiewit Sons Co. (PKS). Each award also includes the possibility for the recipient to complete one or more work terms with this well-renowned general contracting company. The eligible candidates should have completed, as a minimum, their Term 4 in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering with good scholarship standing and have demonstrated a strong interest to work in the construction industry during their previous work terms, preferably with the Kiewit Group. Factors to be taken into account include character qualities, team spirit, personal initiative, leadership, reliability and mobility. Financial need may also be a consideration. This scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences with the appropriate input from the Chairpersons and Faculty acting on the advice of a special selection committee of the Kiewit Group.

The Gene H. Kruger Memorial Scholarship

These scholarships are the result of a generous donation by Joseph Kruger II in memory of his father, Gene H. Kruger. Valued at a portion of the income on the investment, they will be awarded to two students in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who were born and have lived in Newfoundland all of their life. Particular emphasis should be given to those who are studying Mechanical and Electrical Engineering as well as those studying information technologies. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and financial need on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Wallace Allison Maccallum Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship valued at the annual interest, was established by the MacCallum family in honour of their father, Wallace. It will be awarded to a third or fourth year Engineering student at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Factors such as, interest in the humanities and international affairs, marine technology, contribution to his/her engineering class, and athletic involvement may also be taken into consideration.

The John Madvig Bursary

This bursary will be awarded annually to a student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who is studying in the Naval Architectural Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The value of the bursary will be based on the annual interest earned on the initial endowment. It will be awarded to a Canadian citizen on the basis of academic standing and financial need. The bursary will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Effie and Leander Mercer Scholarship

The scholarship was established by Dr. Jean Mercer in honour of her parents, Effie and Leander Mercer. Valued at the annual interest on the endowment, an award will be made alternately to a third year student in Medicine, Engineering and Post-Secondary Education (formerly Vocational Education). In any given year, if no student is eligible in the designated faculty it may be awarded to a student in one of the other two faculties. The successful student must have done most of his/her studies as a mature student. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation of the respective Dean. Financial need must also be taken into account.

The Professor Bill Milne Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship is established in memory of Professor William (Bill) Milne, the founder of the program now known as Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering. This scholarship, valued at a portion of the income from the endowment, is the result of contributions by Ruth Milne and Prof. Milne’s former students and colleagues. The scholarship recipients will be full-time undergraduate students enrolled in Term 4 of the Ocean and Naval Architectural Engineering program. Candidates must have maintained scholarship standing in Terms 1 to 3, and have demonstrated involvement in formal professional associations, such as the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards based on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science.

NACE International (Atlantic Canada Section) Prize

This prize has been established by the National Association of Corrosion Engineers and is valued initially at $500.00 annually. It will be awarded to an Electrical or Mechanical Engineering student in Academic Term 5 in the engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The successful candidate must have demonstrated excellence in Engineering 3911 - Chemistry and Physics of Engineering Materials I. In addition, preference will be given to students who have completed and excelled in at least one work term related to corrosion engineering or has carried out a laboratory experiment or has performed research in corrosion and/or corrosion mitigation. The prize will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science in consultation with the Atlantic Canada Section of NACE International. The successful candidate will be encouraged to join NACE International as a student member to encourage his or her interest in corrosion mitigation.

Nalcor Energy Women in Engineering Scholarship

The Nalcor Energy Women in Engineering Scholarship is endowed through a gift from Nalcor Energy. Valued at a portion of the income on the endowment and based on scholarship standing this scholarship will be awarded to a full-time undergraduate female student who graduated high school in Newfoundland and Labrador and is enrolled in the Engineering and Applied Science Program at the Academic Term 4 level. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro Corporation Scholarships in Engineering and Applied Science

Five scholarships are offered annually by the Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro Corporation and are valued at $1,000.00 each. They are distributed as follows:

  • - two to students enrolled in the Fall semester of Engineering One based on previous scholastic achievement
  • - two to students enrolled in the Winter semester of Engineering One based on that term's results
  • - one to a student enrolled in Term 8 based on the cumulative average in Engineering.

The Scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science. Need may be considered. The awards will not be made to students who hold other concurrent scholarships of significant value.

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Municipalities Civil Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship, the gift of the Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of Municipalities, is valued at $500.00. It will be awarded annually to a Civil Engineering student at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Financial need and other factors may also be taken into account. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Newfoundland Design Associates Limited Scholarship in Engineering

This fund donated to Memorial University of Newfoundland via The Opportunity Fund by Newfoundland Design Associates Limited, will provide a scholarship for a full time undergraduate student in academic Term 2 of the Engineering Program. The scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the initial endowment, is based on scholarship standing and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Newfoundland Road Builders/Heavy Civil Association Scholarship

This scholarship has been established by the Newfoundland and Labrador Road Builders/Heavy Civil Association and is valued at $1,000.00 annually. It will be awarded to a Civil Engineering student who has achieved scholarship standing and is in Term 6 of their program. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of a recommendation from the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Professor Calvin Noble Memorial Award

The award, valued at $1,000.00, will be given annually to an undergraduate student in any year of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The recipient must be in clear academic standing and must have made a significant contribution to the Faculty of Engineering and/or to university life as a whole during his/her studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards based upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Noranda Scholarship

This scholarship valued at the annual interest, has been established by the Noranda Foundation as part of the Opportunity Fund campaign. It will be awarded on an annually rotating basis between students in Earth Sciences and Engineering and Applied Science. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the basis of scholarship standing and a recommendation from the Dean/Department Head of the appropriate discipline.

The William O'Reilly Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship established in memory of William O'Reilly (Engineering Class '76), has a value of $500.00, and is awarded annually to a student in Term 5 or Term 8 of the Engineering program. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, on the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science in consultation with a representative of the Engineering Class of '76. Economic need will be the major consideration but the candidate will be required to have at least a "B" average in the previous semester. The scholarship will not be awarded to a candidate holding a scholarship of equal or greater value.

Oil and Gas Week Scholarship

Valued at $1,000 each, these undergraduate scholarships are established by a gift over three years from the organizers of Oil and Gas Week, a program of events held annually in St. John’s, NL for the purpose of promoting the oil and gas industry. Two scholarships will be awarded each year. To be eligible, students must be enrolled full-time beyond the first year of an undergraduate program in the Department of Earth Sciences, the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, or the Faculty of Business Administration. Eligible candidates must also have scholarship standing and preference will be given to students who graduated from a high school in Newfoundland and Labrador outside of the metropolitan St. John’s area. Each year the two recipients must be from different faculties, with each identified academic unit to be represented no more than twice in the three year period of the term of the fund. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, based on a recommendation from the appropriate academic discipline.

Fritz Potter Memorial Award

This award has been established in memory of Fritz Potter (Civil Engineering Graduate, 1991) and is valued at $500.00. It will be awarded during the Winter semester and is intended for students enrolled in Term 8 of the Civil Engineering program. The criteria for selection will be on the basis of outstanding contribution to the spirit of the Civil Engineering graduating class over the course of their studies at Memorial University of Newfoundland. It will be administered by the Engineering Scholarship Committee which will accept recommendations from the Engineering Society Executive. The Engineering Society Executive should consult with Term 8 Civil Engineering class before arriving at their decision. If it is decided that two candidates are equally deserving of the award, then joint awards may be given valued at $250.00 each. This award will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards based upon a recommendation from the Faculty of Engineering.

The Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador Engineering Scholarships

Two scholarships, the gifts of the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador, are awarded annually to students entering the Engineering program. The awards are valued at $1,000.00 each and will not be awarded to candidates holding other scholarships of greater value. One of the scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement and financial need; the other primarily on the basis of scholastic achievement. These scholarships will be awarded by a committee of the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador. Further information regarding application forms, etc., is available from the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador Past President's Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at a minimum of $1,000.00, was established by the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador to mark the centennial year of Engineering as an organized profession in Canada. It is awarded annually on the basis of scholastic achievement to a student entering the Fall semester of Engineering One of the Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, in consultation with the Dean of Engineering and PEGNL.

The S.P. Raheja Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at a portion of the income from the endowment, was established through generous gifts from the friends and family members of S. P. Raheja. It is to be presented during National Co-operative Education Week and will rotate annually between the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Faculty of Business Administration. To be eligible, students must be in scholarship standing, and be enrolled in the co-operative program, having successfully completed work term four in Engineering or work term two in Business in the previous scholarship year. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, upon the recommendation of the Director of the Division of Co-operative Education.

The Charlie Riggs and Cathy MacDonald Riggs Memorial Award

This award has been established in memory of Charlie Riggs (Bachelor of Engineering- Mechanical, 1988) and Cathy Macdonald Riggs (Bachelor of Science – Psychology, 1984) by AMEC Earth & Environmental (a division of AMEC Americas Limited). The award will be valued at a portion of the income on the endowment and will be awarded annually on a rotating basis between the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and the Department of Psychology. Recipients from Engineering can be enrolled in any year of the undergraduate program. Preference will be given to students involved in environmental organizations such as the Newfoundland Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) or environmental initiatives supported by the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador (PEGNL). Recipients from Psychology must be undergraduate students majoring in Behavioural Neuroscience and beyond their second year of study. They may demonstrate an interest in the psychology or physiology of communication. The students must meet the minimum academic requirements for an award as defined by the university. The award will be administered by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and the Head of Psychology, Faculty of Science, respectively.

Rutter Engineering and Automation Inc. Scholarship in Engineering

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, will be awarded annually to a student in Term 4 of the Electrical Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Candidates for this scholarship must be of scholarship standing but consideration may also be given to their financial circumstances. All candidates must be residents of Newfoundland and Labrador (a person who has maintained permanent residence in the province for a period of 12 months immediately prior to enrollment for the term of study). The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Rutter Inc. Scholarship - In Memory of Byron Dawe

This scholarship was originally established in 2003 by a donation from Rutter Inc. and renamed in 2012 in memory of Byron Dawe, M. Eng, one of the founders of Rutter’s marine products business. Valued at a portion of the income on the investment, it will be awarded annually to a student in Term 4 of the Electrical Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The recipient must meet the minimum academic requirements for a scholarship as defined by the University, however preference may be given to students with demonstrated financial need. All candidates must be residents of Newfoundland and Labrador (a person who has graduated from a high school in Newfoundland and Labrador). The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Schlumberger Canada Limited Scholarships

These ten scholarships, valued at $2,000.00 each, are generously funded by Schlumberger Canada Limited. They will be available to students who are enrolled in academic years 2 to 4 of the Bachelor of Engineering program at Memorial University of Newfoundland and who are women, have Aboriginal status, a disability, or who represent a visible minority. Students with a disability should provide supporting documentation (from a medical doctor, psychologist, audiologist, rehabilitation counselor, or other professional who has specific training, expertise, and experience in the diagnosis of this condition). Student will claim visible minority status through self-identification. The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing with a passing grade in all required courses, to residents of Newfoundland and Labrador (a person who has maintained permanent residence in the province for a minimum of twelve months prior to entering academic term one in the program). They will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Schlumberger Canada Limited Scholarship for Engineering and Applied Science

This scholarship, valued at $2,000 each for four student recipients, is generously funded by Schlumberger Canada Limited. In the Atlantic East Canada region, Schlumberger operates from ten sites, employs over 300 people and is an equal opportunity employer. The scholarship is available to full-time students who are enrolled in academic years two to four of the Bachelor of Engineering program (Civil, Mechanical, Electrical and Computer) at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The recipients must be residents of Newfoundland and Labrador and meet the minimum academic requirements for a scholarship as defined by the University. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Shell Canada Engineering Scholarship

This fund a gift to Memorial University of Newfoundland by Shell Canada via The Opportunity Fund campaign, will provide three scholarships valued at approximately $1,500.00 each annually. They will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing to students in academic terms 5, 6, 7 or 8 of the Mechanical Engineering Program at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The scholarships will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Charlie Sheppard Memorial - Hatch Scholarship

The Charlie Sheppard Memorial - Hatch Scholarship, valued at a portion of the income on the endowment, has been established by Hatch, in memory of Charlie Sheppard. The scholarship will be awarded to two full-time undergraduate students in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who are in the Winter semester of Engineering One and have scholarship standing. All other criteria being equal, preference will be given to a student from a rural community in Newfoundland and Labrador. The Scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Structural Design Inc. Scholarship in Engineering

This scholarship is the result of a commitment to The Opportunity Fund by Structural Design Inc. It will provide one scholarship of $500 to full-time students in Term 7 specializing in Structural Engineering. The scholarship, based on scholarship standing, will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. In the case of a tie between two students, need may be a determining factor.

The Sun Life Financial Scholarship in Applications of Technology

The Sun Life Financial Scholarship in Applications of Technology is consistent with the company's belief that education is key to the future well-being of individuals, business and society. The scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, will be designated on an annually rotating basis to a student on the Corner Brook campus and the St. John's campus. It will be awarded to a student within the faculties of Science, Engineering and Applied Science and Business Administration who is focussing his/her studies on the application of technology and has demonstrated scholarship standing. In addition, the student will have actively participated in extra-curricular activities and have been active in student life. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of the appropriate Dean and/or the Vice-President of Grenfell Campus.

The Sun Microsystems of Canada Scholarship

This fund, donated to Memorial University of Newfoundland via The Opportunity Fund by Sun Microsystems of Canada, will provide a scholarship for a full-time undergraduate student in Academic Term 5 of the Computer Engineering program. The scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, is based on scholarship standing and will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The David S. Templeton Scholarship

This scholarship is the gift of Newfoundland Power Inc. The exact value is reviewed on an annual basis and is currently set at $2,000.00. It is awarded annually to a student entering Term 4 who has completed all components of the program up to Term 4. Academic excellence is a major criterion but should be coupled with exemplary work term results. In addition, the candidate should have strong interpersonal and communications skills as well as good understanding of the needs and aspirations of their fellow citizens and a desire to use engineering as a vehicle to make our world a better place. The scholarship is awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, on the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science in consultation with the President of the Company. No application is required.

The Charles O. Thomas Scholarship

This scholarship is a gift of The Thomas Fuller Construction Company (1958) Limited, in memory of Mr. Charles O. Thomas, who was supervisor of construction of the National Research Council Institute for Marine Dynamics on this campus, 1982-85. The value of the award will be based upon the interest accrued on the principal sum donated, up to the amount of $750.00. The award is made to the student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science who obtains the highest overall average in Terms 3, 4, and 5 and who does not already hold a scholarship administered by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards in that same academic year. The award is made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, on the recommendation of the Dean of Engineering and Applied Science.

Bob Thorburn Memorial Scholarship

The Bob Thorburn Memorial Scholarship was initially established at Memorial University of Newfoundland during the Opportunity Fund through a gift from Quadrate Inc., and recently fully endowed by Quadrate Inc. This fund will provide a scholarship for a full-time undergraduate student in Academic Term 4 of the Engineering Program in either the Electrical and Computer or the Mechanical Engineering disciplines. The scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, is based on scholarship standing. Students demonstrating financial need may also be considered. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Tiller Engineering Incorporated/CSCE Newfoundland and Labrador Section Scholarship

The Tiller Engineering Incorporated/CSCE Newfoundland and Labrador Section Scholarship has been established as a result of the 25th anniversary of the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering’s Newfoundland and Labrador Section. Tiller Engineering Inc. was founded in 2001 by Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science alumni Richard W. Tiller, M. Eng, B.Eng, P.H. - Class of 1988. The firm is renowned for its commitment to quality and solid record of excellence in the telecommunications, buildings, and energy industries throughout North America. Mr. Tiller is a long-time member of the CSCE and his engineering firm is also an Affiliate Corporate Member of the Society. Valued at $500, this scholarship is to be awarded annually on the basis of scholarship standing to an undergraduate student in Term 3 of the Civil Engineering discipline. The recipient of this scholarship may be offered a work term at Tiller Engineering Incorporated. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards, upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Toromont Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on the endowment, has been established by Toromont Industries Ltd. as part of the Opportunity Fund Campaign. It will be awarded on an annually rotating basis between students in Business Administration and Engineering and Applied Science. It will be awarded on the basis of scholarship standing, extracurricular activities, and need. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation from the Dean of the appropriate discipline.

Vale Scholarships in Process Engineering

These eight scholarships, valued at $1,000.00 each, are generously funded by Vale. They will be available to students who are enrolled in academic years 2 to 4 of the Bachelor of Engineering program, majoring in process Engineering at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Students must have scholarship standing and be residents of Newfoundland and Labrador (a person who has maintained permanent residence in the Province for a minimum of twelve months immediately prior to entering academic term one of the program). They will be awarded as follows: two in term three (one male and one female), two in term four (one male and one female), and one each for terms five through eight. They will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon the recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

The Jacques Whitford Newfoundland Geoscience Scholarship

This scholarship, valued at the annual interest on their endowment, has been established by Jacques Whitford Environment Limited and Newfoundland Geosciences Limited as a contribution to the Opportunity Fund Campaign. It will be awarded on an annually rotating basis to students in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science (particularly Civil Engineering), the Faculty of Science (particularly Biological Sciences) and Archaeology. Successful candidates are to be of scholarship standing and preferably show an interest in environmental issues. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation from the Dean/Director/Department Head of the appropriate discipline.

Women in Engineering Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship has been established to commemorate the sudden and tragic deaths of fourteen women at L'Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal on December 6, 1989. Thirteen of the women who died so violently were pursuing studies in engineering, historically a non-traditional field for women. It is hoped this annual $2,500.00 scholarship will encourage more women to study and work in this profession, thereby increasing the contribution of women to engineering and scientific endeavours. Funding support is provided by the Faculty of Engineering & Applied Science, C-CORE, Memorial University of Newfoundland Alumni Association and individual contributions. This award is tenable at Memorial University of Newfoundland to female students regardless of age, who are entering the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. To be eligible, applicants must demonstrate a commitment to the advancement of women in Engineering fields and an active involvement in wider issues of social concern to women, as well as sound scholastic ability. The committee may also consider applications from female students already enrolled in Engineering studies, provided they meet the eligibility criteria above. A special committee, consisting of representatives from the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, C-CORE, Memorial University of Newfoundland's Alumni Association, Gender Studies and Women in Science and Engineering meets annually to consider applications for this scholarship. The award will be made by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards on the recommendation of this committee.

Work Term Scholarships & Awards in Engineering

  1. W.W. Cossitt - This award is intended for the Senior Engineering Student (Work Term 4, 5, & 6) who has made the most important contribution to an employer and therefore to the Co-operative Engineering Program. The award is made available by the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador (PEGNL) once per semester and has a monetary value of $500. PEGNL issues the final award on the recommendation by the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and the Engineering Division of Co-operative Education. The Division's recommendation is based upon: a) Supervisor nomination; b) Student work performance; c) Student work report or oral presentation and written summary; d) Student academic standing (must be scholarship standing).

  2. PEGNL Eastern Chapter - This award is intended for the Junior Engineering Student (completing work terms 1, 2, & 3 prior to Academic Term 5) who has made the most important contribution to an employer and therefore to the Co-operative Engineering Program. The award is made available by the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador (PEGNL) Eastern Chapter once per semester and has a monetary value of $500. PEGNL, Eastern Chapter issues the final award on the recommendation by the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and the Engineering Division of Co-operative Education. The Division's recommendation is based upon: a) Supervisor nomination; b) Student work performance; c) Student work report; d) Student academic standing (must be scholarship standing).

Dr. James A. Wright Memorial Scholarship

One annually funded scholarship is established by a gift from Leprechaun Resources Ltd. in memory of Dr. James A. Wright, former professor in the Department of Earth Sciences. The scholarship, valued at $1,000, is available to full-time undergraduate students in their second year of study at Memorial University of Newfoundland with a preference for students enrolling at the Grenfell Campus. To be eligible, students must meet the minimum academic requirements for a scholarship and must have graduated from a high school on the West Coast of Newfoundland, as defined by the University. Preference will be given to students pursuing any area of study within the Faculty of Science or the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The scholarship will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards.

The Howell Zygocki Scholarship for Women in Engineering

This scholarship was established by Rhonda I. Zygocki in the name of her family. Rhonda graduated from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1980 with a degree in Civil Engineering and was among the University’s early female engineering graduates. This scholarship is valued at a portion of the income from the endowment and will be awarded annually. The recipient will be a second year female student in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. Preference will be given to a student who has demonstrated financial need. The recipient must meet the minimum academic requirements for a scholarship as defined by the University. It will be awarded by the Senate Committee on Undergraduate Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards upon recommendation of the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.