BURSARIES (for Entrance and Continuing Full-Time Students)

 

Faculty of Engineering

Abitibi-Consolidated Inc. Bursary
10 x $2,360 (O-ABEBI)
Awarded to a student in the Faculty of Engineering, in any year of study, on the basis of financial need and minimum 'B' standing.

Dr. Arjun P. and Mrs. Mithilesh Aggarwal Family Award of Merit
$520 (O-AGMBI)
Awarded to a student enrolled in Chemical Engineering (or if not available, then registered in any other Engineering program) on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B+' standing. Preference shall be given to permanent residents or first-generation Canadians from India. If no student satisfies this criterion, then the award is open to any permanent resident or first-generation Canadian from any other underdeveloped country. Recipients may not hold the award more than twice.

Gajanand (Advocate) Aggarwal Memorial Awards of Merit
$520 (O-AGGBI)
Established in 1996, by his brother, Dr. Arjun P. Aggarwal, to serve as a perpetual memorial to his brother, Gajanand (Advocate) Aggarwal (1920-1996). This fund is dedicated to assisting future generations of deserving and needy students at Lakehead University. Awarded to a student in an Engineering Degree program on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B+' standing. Preference shall be given to permanent residents or first-generation Canadians from India. If no student satisfies this criterion, then the award is open to any permanent resident or first-generation Canadian from any other underdeveloped country. Recipients may not hold the award more than twice.

The John Andrews Engineering Bursary
$1,000 (O-AEGBI)
Awarded to a deserving student, on the basis of financial need, who is currently enrolled in the third year of the Engineering Degree program.

Roy Becotte Memorial Bursary
$500 (O-BECBI)
Created by the family in loving memory of Roy Becotte. Awarded to an in-course student in any Engineering program on the basis of financial need and minimum 'B' standing.

Bell Canada Bursary
3 x $500 (O-BELBI)
Awarded to in-course students who are majoring in Computer Science, and Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, on the basis of financial need with a minimum 'B' standing.

Charles J. Carter Memorial Bursary
$550 (O-CCRBI)
Awarded to a student from Thunder Bay enrolled in a Faculty of Engineering Degree program on the basis of financial need.

Shakuntla Devi Amar Chand Bursary
$500 (O-SHDBI)
Created in 1997 by Mr. Satish and Mrs. Anita Verma in loving memory of their parents. Awarded to an in-course Chemical Engineering student on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Coastal Steel Construction Ltd. Bursary
$400 (O-CSCBI)
Awarded to an in-course student in Civil Engineering on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Concrete Walls (Lakehead) 1983 Ltd. Bursary
$500 (O-CWLBI)
Awarded to a fourth-year Engineering student on the basis of financial need.

Corporation of Seven Wardens Inc. - Thunder Bay Bursary
$890 (O-CSWBI)
Awarded to a student enrolled in the fourth year of any Engineering program on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B+' standing.

Ben Cowan Memorial Bursary
$1,010 (O-BCMBI)
Established in 2000 by family, friends and colleagues in memory of Ben Cowan, Lakehead University Honorary Degree recipient. Awarded to a student in Engineering, Forestry or Geology, on the basis of financial need.

The Edwards Charitable Foundation Engineering Bursary
$500 (EDFBI)
Awarded in perpetuity to a student registered in year three or four of the Bachelor of Engineering degree program. The award will be made on the basis of academic ability (minimum 75% overall average in previous year's work) and financial need.

K. Dieter Eigenbrod Memorial Bursary
$3,050 (03-KDEBI)
Created in 2005 by his family in loving memory of K. Dieter Eigenbrod, Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering. Awarded to a student in year three or four, Civil Engineering, who demonstrates financial need, with preference given to Aboriginal students.

Friends from India Bursary
$350 (O-FINBI)
Awarded to an in-course Chemical Engineering student on the basis of financial need.

Hessian Family Lakehead University 30th Anniversary Bursary
2 x $500 (O-HESBI)
Awarded to a Chemical Engineering student in the Technology or Degree program on the basis of financial need.

Honeywell Bursary
$500 (O-HONBI)
Awarded to a student in the Software Engineering program, in any year level, based on financial need and satisfactory academic achievement.

Bruce Howe Memorial Bursary
$820 (O-HOWBI)
Awarded to a student in Chemical Engineering on the basis of financial need.

Independent First Nations Alliance (IFNA) Entrance Bursary
Number awards varies
Total award $8,380 (O-IFNBE)
Awarded to Native students from IFNA communities; Pikangikum First Nation, Big Trout Lake First Nation, Whitesand First Nation, Lac Seul First Nation, and Muskrat Dam First Nation, entering their first year of a Native Access Program who do not have regular funding. Awarded on the basis of financial need and academic potential.

The Lakehead University Chemical Engineering Student Chapter Bursary
2 x $620 (O-CHEBI)
Awarded to an in-course student majoring in Chemical Engineering on the basis of financial need.

Lakehead University Faculty of Engineering Bursary
2 x $880 (O-FENBI)
Awarded to a student in the Faculty of Engineering on the basis of financial need.

Philip and June LeBrun and Family Bursary

2 x $370 (O-LEBBI)
Awarded to an in-course student in Civil Engineering on the basis of financial need. If no candidate exists from Civil Engineering, then the bursary may be awarded to a Nursing or a Bachelor of Education student.

Peter Levis Memorial Bursary
$1,180 (O2-PLMBI)
Created in loving memory of Peter Levis by his family and friends, in recognition of his twenty years as an employee with the Engineering Faculty of Lakehead University. Awarded to an in-course Chemical Engineering student on the basis of financial need.

G. Bryce Llewellyn Memorial Bursary
$1,500 (O2-SLABI)
Provided to a student in civil engineering on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic standing. Preference will be given to students from Northwestern Ontario.

Lovat Tunnel Equipment Inc. Lakehead University 30th Anniversary Bursary

3 x $770 (O-LOTBI)
Awarded to an in-course student in Mechanical Engineering on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic achievement.

Margaret MacLean Engineering Bursary
$560 (O-MMLBI)
Awarded on the basis of financial need to a full-time student enrolled in an undergraduate engineering program who has taken or is taking English 2038.

The Metso Paper Ltd. Bursary
$500 (O-VALBI)
Awarded to an in-course Mechanical Engineering student on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

The Sirkka and Ali Mirza Lakehead University 35th Anniversary Undergraduate Bursary in Engineering
$750 (O-MRZBI)
Awarded to an in-course undergraduate student in any Engineering Degree program on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Newmont Mining - Battle Mountain Gold Bursary
$500 (O-BGOBI)
Awarded to an in-course student registered in Engineering or Geology on the basis of financial need and minimum 'B' standing.

Nor-Shore Ready Mix Concrete Products Ltd. Lakehead University 30th Anniversary Bursary
$500 (O-NSRBI)
Awarded to an in-course student in Engineering on the basis of financial need.

Roger and Sonja Page Family Bursary
$500 (O-RSPBI)
Awarded to a third or fourth year student majoring in Chemistry or Physics or a fourth year student in the Bachelor of Chemical Engineering program on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Pascol Engineering Bursary
$600 (O-PASBI)
Awarded to an in-course Engineering student on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Peterson & Habib Consultants Bursary in Chemical Engineering
$500 (O-PHCBI)
Awarded to a student in Chemical Engineering, based on financial need and satisfactory academic standing.

Andrew Richard Pickering Memorial Bursary
$5,060 (O-PICBI)
Established in 1999 in loving memory, by the family of Andrew Pickering, a 1997 Mechanical Engineering graduate of Lakehead University, who passed away tragically, in July 1999. Awarded to a mature Engineering student on the basis of financial need and satisfactory academic achievement.

Placer Dome (CLA) Limited Musselwhite Mine Bursary
2 x $630 (O-PDMBI)
First preference is to in-course students in the mining related disciplines (such as Geology, Chemical Engineering) on the basis of financial need. Preference shall be given to students of Native Canadian Heritage, in particular those from the Shibogama or Windigo Council.

Louis Pradal and Sons Ltd. Engineering Bursary
$500 (O-PRABI)
Awarded to an in-course student in any Engineering program on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada (PAPTAC) MIdwest Branch Bursary in Chemical Engineering
$570 (O-PAPBI)
Awarded to a fourth-year student in Chemical Engineering on the basis of financial need.

Bob Rescigno Memorial Bursary
$430 (RBMBI)
Created in fond memory of Bob Rescigno, by friends and the Lakehead University Alumni Association through the 18th Annual Alumni Golf Tournament (2001), in recognition of his volunteer commitment to Alumni curling bonspiels and golf tournaments. Awarded to an in-course Engineering student on the basis of financial need. Preference will be given to a student enrolled in Engineering 2252 - Electrical Measurements and Measuring Instruments, or Engineering 3534 - Measurement, Instrumentation and Control.

The Alexander Sedov Bursary
2 x $970 (O-ASDBI)
Awarded to an in-course undergraduate student in any engineering degree program (preference will be given to a student in Mechanical Engineering), on the basis of financial need and a minimum 'B' standing.

Savitri Devi Prithvi Raj Sharma Bursary
$520 (O-SSHBI)
Created in 1996 by Dr. Inderjit and Mrs. Usha Nirdosh in honour of the parents of Dr. I. Nirdosh. Awarded to an in-course student majoring in Chemical Engineering on the basis of financial need.

Arthur Shewchuk Memorial Bursary
$250 (ASMBI)
Established by Lakehead Region Conservation Authority. Awarded on the basis of need to a deserving student, entering Lakehead University, who permanently resides in one of the participating municipalities of the Conservation Authority, namely: Thunder Bay, Oliver, O'Connor, Neebing, Shuniah, Paipoonge, Conmee, Gillies or Dorion. The student will be entering the field of Biology, Geography, Forestry or Engineering.

Sterling Pulp Chemicals Ltd. Bursary
$520 (O-STRBI)
Awarded to an in-course student majoring in Chemical Engineering on the basis of financial need.

William Tamblyn Bursary in Engineering
$600 (O-WTABI)
Awarded to a fourth year student in the Bachelor of Engineering Degree program on the basis of financial need.

M.J. Vibert Memorial Bursary
$500 (O-VIBBI)
Created in 1998 in loving memory by the family of Millie Vibert. Awarded to an in-course student in any Engineering program on the basis of financial need and minimum 'B' standing.


See also:

Undergraduate Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries

Entrance Scholarships /Awards

In-Course Scholarships/Awards

Bursaries
- Open to Students in All Faculties
- Open to Students by Faculty and Discipline
- Faculty of Business Administration
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Forestry and the Forest Environment
- Faculty of Professional Schools
- Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies
- Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

Awards and Bursaries for Designated Student Groups
Part-time Student Financial Assistance
Transfer and Mature Student Awards
Aboriginal Native Canadian Student Awards
Bursaries for Students with a Disability
International Student Awards and Bursaries

Other Sources of Financial Assistance
Ontario Student Assistance Program

Undergraduate Awards awarded off campus


Graduate Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries


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2007-2008 Calendar version