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Grad Student Receives TAC Scholarship Award


Tim Packulak, left, with Boro Lukajic, right, one of Tim's mentors and recipient of the TAC's lifetime achievement award

Congratulations to graduate student, Timothy Packulak, BSc'14, on receiving the Dan Eisenstein Memorial Scholarship from the Tunnelling Association of Canada (TAC). The Dan Eisenstein Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to a post-graduate student planning to undertake or currently undertaking post-graduate studies in the field of tunnelling at a recognized university in Canada. The scholarship amount is $6,000.

The award was presented to Tim at the 2017 Tunnelling Association of Canada Achievement Awards Dinner in Montreal, Quebec on October 12th as part of the 2017 TAC Workshop. The award itself was presented by Jason Mann, TAC Director (Manitoba & Prairies) and Associate Principal at KGS Group Consulting Engineers (one of Tim's boss’ and mentors).

More information about the award can be found on the TAC website.

Congratulations Tim!