Student Awards

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Engineering and Applied Science Awards


Victor Alfred Betts Admission Scholarship

Established in March 2014 by the estate of Victor Alfred Betts, B.Sc. 1946, and awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

John Angus Carther Scholarship

The terms for this award are cross listed with automatic Arts and Science Admission awards.

R.H. Clark Applied Science Centennial Scholarship

Established by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science in honour of Professor Emeritus R.H. Clark, a member of the Department of Chemical Engineering for over thirty-seven years. This award was established to recognize Dr. Clark's outstanding contribution as Centennial Coordinator in the success of the 100th anniversary of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science in 1993. Awarded for high academic standing to a student entering the first year of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Eugene J. A. Gierczak Family Scholarship

Established in July 2011 by Eugene Gierczak, B.Sc. 1974, as a tribute to the inspiration from his parents, Tadeusz and Stephania. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to Canadian citizens or permanent residents entering first year of the first entry undergraduate degree program of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Jack Grant Memorial Entrance Scholarship

Established in November 2003 and last revised in May 2017 by a bequest from the estate of Mrs. Georgiana Joan Grant in memory of her husband, Jack Grant.  Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Kimco Steel Sales Limited Prize

Awarded for general proficiency to a student entering the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science at Queen's from Loyalist Collegiate and Vocational Institute.

W.W. King Scholarship

Awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering first year of the first entry Applied Science undergraduate degree program. The scholarship is renewable for one subsequent year provided a minimum GPA of 3.5 is maintained.

D.D.C McGeachy Distinguished Alumni Entrance Scholarship

Established in February 2007 by Don McGeachy, B.Sc. 1940, and awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the first year undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, who have an overall admission average of at least 90%, which includes the high school prerequisite courses and English.

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Scholarships

Established by the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education and revised in June 2020.  Awarded on the basis of academic excellence, demonstrated leadership ability and participation in extra-curricular activities to students entering first year of a Bachelor of Applied Science degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science that is accredited by the CEAB.

Opportunities Entrance Scholarship

Established in March 2001 and awarded to students entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science on the basis of academic excellence. Two scholarships are available.

James Russell Papoe Entrance Scholarship

Established in March 2009 by the Estate of Robert Papoe, B.Com. 1978, and awarded to a student entering the first year of the undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science on the basis of academic excellence in the subject of English in the year directly preceding his or her admission to the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Stanley and Jean Pitt Distinguished Alumni Entrance Scholarship

Established in October 2006 from the estates of Jean Pitt, B.A. 1932, and Stanley Pitt, B.Sc. 1930, and awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering the first year undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

Lillian Preston Admission Scholarship

Established in November 2013 by the Estate of Lillian Preston and awarded on the basis of academic excellence to students entering first year of any first entry undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science. The award is renewable for one subsequent year provided a minimum GPA of 3.5 is maintained in a full course load.

Carl Reinhardt Entrance Scholarship

The terms for this award are cross listed with automatic Arts and Science Admission awards.

Science 1946 Memorial Entrance Scholarship in Applied Science

The Science 1946 Memorial Entrance Scholarship is maintained by the Class of Science '46 as a memorial to the members who gave their lives in World War II. Awarded to a student on the basis of academic excellence entering the first year program in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science.

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