School of Engineering

 
A $1,500 scholarship is offered by the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC) Foundation to a student entering second year in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at The University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
A $1,000 scholarship is offered by the Municipal Engineers Division of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC to a fourth-year student in the civil engineering program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus.
A $850 scholarship has been endowed by BC Hydro for a student currently enrolled in the University of British Columbia Okanagan School of Engineering. Preference may be given to students involved in studies related to energy conservation and sustainability. BC Hydro contributes to non-profit organizations which provide direct services, programs and opportunities that contribute to the vitality and well-being of BC communities. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
A $1,000 bursary is offered by the family, to a first- or second-year student in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The award is given in memory of Frederick William (Bill) Broughton in recognition of his career as a Mechanical Engineer. The bursary is given to a student with assessed financial need.
Two bursaries of $1,100 each has been endowed by John Paul Boutin to support a third- and fourth-year student in the Electrical Engineering Program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to the student with the greatest financial need in each year of study.
A $2,000 scholarship is offered by the Canadian Federation of University Women Kelowna to a female student entering fourth year in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science, or the programs of Mathematics, Physics, or Computer Science in the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The scholarship will be awarded to a student from the School of Engineering in even numbered years and the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences for odd numbered years. Preference is given to a student who has demonstrated academic excellence, who has graduated from a secondary school in School District No. 23; and who has demonstrated the greatest financial need.
A $500 award is offered by a graduate of the first Engineering class to a student entering fourth year in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The award is made on the recommendation of the School, and is to be equally based on the student’s academic achievement and extracurricular involvement.
A $5,000 bursary is offered by Douglas Corbishley to a third-year student in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at The University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, with the possibility of renewal for an additional year provided the student continues to demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to students who have graduated from a high school in the Okanagan Valley. The award is adjudicated by Enrolment Services.
Two bursaries of $1,800 each have been endowed by CTQ Consultants Ltd. to support third- or fourth-year students in the Civil Engineering Program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus.
One or more bursaries totalling $7,450 have been endowed by Randall and Claudia Findlay to students in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus.
A $1,000 award is offered by Golder Associates to a graduate student entering first or second year in the College of Graduate Studies at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to a student who has demonstrated academic excellence in Civil Engineering, with a focus on geotechnical engineering. The award is made on the recommendation of the College.
A $1,400 scholarship will be awarded in honour of alumnus Richard S. Hallisey to a third- or fourth-year student in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Consideration will be given to students who demonstrate a combination of academic achievement and community involvement or campus leadership. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
Two bursaries valued at $2,750 each has been endowed by Michael Jacobs for a third and/or fourth year student in Civil Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at The University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus.
A $2,000 bursary is offered by the family and friends of Paul Jubinville to a fourth-year electrical engineering student in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to a student who demonstrates an assessed financial need. Paul was from Kamloops and attended Thompson Rivers University before UBC Okanagan, where he received his undergraduate Engineering degree in spring of 2016, shortly before he passed away from brain cancer. In loving memory, Paul is remembered as a witty and intelligent young man of strong character who was just starting his journey in life.
Two scholarships of $1,000 are offered by Kohler Canada to third- or fourth-year students in the Mechanical Engineering program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to a student demonstrating assessed financial need.
A $2,000 scholarship is offered to a female student in the School of Engineering at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
A $1,000 scholarship has been endowed by Malcolm Metcalfe to support a graduate student at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in the graduate degree program in engineering (electrical specialization), with a focus on electric power systems, who has demonstrated academic and research excellence. The award is made on the recommendation of the College of Graduate Studies in consultation with the School of Engineering.
A $1,000 bursary is offered by Metso Minerals Canada Inc. to a third-year student in the Electrical Engineering Program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to the student with the greatest financial need.
A $1,000 award is offered by New Monaco Enterprise GP Corporation to a student entering third or fourth year in the School of Engineering, the Faculty of Creative and Critical Studies, or the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences at The University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus who has demonstrated achievement in the area of sustainable development, including urban planning, engineering, and design; energy or water efficiency; and/or renewable energy. Preference is given to a student whose efforts are focused on the Okanagan community. The award will be conferred upon a student from each of the following Schools and Faculty, in successive years, and in this order: the School of Engineering, the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences, and then the Faculty of Critical and Creative Studies.
A $1,000 award is offered by New Monaco Enterprise GP Corporation to a student entering third or fourth year in the Computer Science Program in the Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences or the Electrical Engineering Program in the School of Engineering at The University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus who has demonstrated academic achievement and extracurricular involvement in the Okanagan high tech industry. The award is made on the recommendation of the Barber School for even numbered years and the School of Engineering for odd numbered years.
A $500 prize is offered by Doug and Ruth Pearce in memory of Dr. Spiro Yannacopoulos to the team of fourth-year students in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, who place first in the Capstone Design Project course.
A $1,000 award is offered by family in memory of Harold Pope to a third- or fourth-year student in the civil engineering program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to a student who shows assessed financial need and great promise in the field of civil engineering. Harold Pope is remembered for his passion for engineering and groundbreaking work in road- and bridge-building across the province. The award is made on the recommendation of the School of Engineering.
A $5,000 award is offered by Gordon Springate Jr. to a student completing a Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in the School of Engineering at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The award is given to a student who has demonstrated material contribution to their community outside of their program. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
A $2,500 bursary is offered by Joe Steele to a student in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus. Preference is given to the student with the greatest financial need.
Bursaries totalling $7,000 have been endowed by Stuart Olson Construction Ltd. to a third or fourth year students in the Civil Engineering Program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus.
A $2,000 bursary is offered by Tom Siddon to a fourth-year student in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference will be given to students who have an interest in environmental engineering.
A $1,000 scholarship is offered by family and friends of UBC alumnus Laurence Alfred Taylor (BASc 1952) in memory of his outstanding professional and personal accomplishments as an electrical engineer. The award is available to a third-year student in the Electrical Engineering Program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to a student demonstrating financial need. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
A $1,500 scholarship is offered by Urban Development Institute Okanagan to a third-year student in the School of Engineering or the Faculty of Management at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference will be given to a student with an interest in construction and real estate development. The award is made on the recommendation of the School of Engineering for odd numbered years and the Faculty of Management for even numbered years.
A $1,000 award is offered by family and friends of Dr. Spyridon (Spiro) Yannacopoulos, Professor of Engineering in memory of his outstanding professional and personal accomplishments. The award is available to graduate and undergraduate students in the Engineering Program in the School of Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Dr. Yannacopoulos’s leadership contributed to the School of Engineering’s success as one of Canada’s newest and fastest-growing engineering schools; he worked closely with both campuses to ensure the School’s success. Preference is given to a student who has demonstrated excellence in both academics and leadership. The award is made on the recommendation of the School; graduate students for even numbered years and undergraduate students for odd numbered years.