Janet Law-Yip Memorial Award

Award type: 
Award description: 

An award, valued at up to $1,000, will be provided annually to a full-time undergraduate student enrolled in Year Three or Four of any program in the Faculty of Engineering. Selection is based on academic achievement (minimum 75% cumulative average) combined with extracurricular involvement and/or volunteer activities. Preference will be given to students who have participated in student government. Interested students should submit an application by October 1. This fund is made possible by a donation from Janet Law-Yip’s family and friends in her memory.

Value description: 

up to $1,000

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • selection is based on academic achievement (minimum 75% cumulative average)
  • extracurricular involvement and/or volunteer activities
  • preference will be given to students who have participated in student government
Year Three, Year Four
Engineering→Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geological Engineering, Management Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Nanotechnology Engineering, Systems Design Engineering; Software Engineering
Canadian citizen/permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Application required
Application details:
  • Complete the applicable term Undergraduate Award Application
    • At this time we are only accepting applications for awards with a Spring deadline (May - August).
    • The application for awards with deadlines in a future term will be available by the start of that term – please check back later.
    • Complete a separate application for each award you wish to be considered for.
    • Access the form on our Undergraduate Studies Forms page.
  • A resume is also required.
Application deadline: 
October 1
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • safainfo@uwaterloo.ca
    • The Centre, Needles Hall