Entrance Scholarships

The Faculty of Engineering currently offers 7 entrance awards. There are 5 awards that are competitive and based solely on the student's percentage as taken from the direct entry admission criteria of 85% average over Chemistry 40S, Mathematics (Pre-Calculus) 40S, and Physics 40S (or equivalent). All new direct entry students are automatically considered for these awards upon final admission; no application is necessary.

ENTRANCE AWARDS THAT REQUIRE AN APPLICATION:

Faculty of Engineering Entrance Awards for Technology Based Student Competitions
Amount: $250
High school students (grades 9-12), placed 1st in any eligible individual or team competition that require participants to demonstrate technological excellence.  Eligible competitions: Manitoba School Science Symposium; Manitoba Robotics Games; Canadian Manufactures and Exporters Discovery Program; F1 in Schools Formula One Technology Challenge, ($250 for each eligible competition for finishing first)

Scott Saxberg Entrance Scholarship in Engineering
Amount: $3,000 for a male and female
Direct entry from High School and enrolled full time (minimum 24 credit hrs); achieved high standing (minimum 85% average) in Mathematics 40S (Pre-Calculus), Physics 40S, and Chemistry 40S; have represented their high school athletes and/or have participated in extra-curricular activities; preference will be given to students from John Taylor High School.

ENTRANCE AWARDS THAT DO NOT REQUIRE AN APPLICATION:

Brice Wightman Entrance Scholarship in Engineering
Amount: $6,750
Enrolled full-time, minimum 80% course load, achieved high standing (minimum 85% average) in the courses used for admission to the Faculty.

Doug Strang Memorial/Reid Crowther Scholarship
Amount: $1,225
Entering student with the hgihest average in mathematics 40S, Physics 40S and Chemistry 40S.

Engineers Geoscientists Manitoba Engineering Entrance Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Achieved high admission average in the courses used for admission to the Faculty.

Price Scholarships in Engineering
Amount: up to $5,000
Enrolled full-time, minimum 80% course load, achieved high standing (minimum 85% average) in the courses used for admission to the Faculty.

Pice Industries Limited Entrance Scholarships for Engineering
Amount: $250
Achieved high admission average in the courses used for admission to the Faculty.

  
Information on all awards available to Engineering students can be found on the following website:   ENGINEERING UNDERGRADUATE AWARDS


Access information specific to entrance awards

Go to the Engineering Undergraduate Awards website and follow these steps:

  1. Click "View Awards" (menu link at the top).
  2. On the drop-down menu beside "Paging", select "Show all records" and click "Go".
  3. The records of all awards will be showing. Click the header of the 2nd column "Entrance" two times to filter all entrance awards to the top of the records list.
  4. Click "view" under the "Actions" column for each of these records to read about the award criteria.


If you have any questions about any awards, please feel free to contact the Faculty of Engineering Awards & Data Coordinator directly.

 

 

Last updated: November 28, 2018

For more information regarding undergraduate awards, please contact:

Kristy McGregor
Awards & Data Coordinator
Phone: (204) 474-7506
Email | E1-284 EITC