Marjorie Barber Entrance Scholarship

Award type: 
Entrance scholarships
Award description: 

One scholarship, valued at up to $2,000, is awarded annually to an outstanding student who identifies as a woman entering first year in the Faculty of Engineering. This fund is made possible by a donation from Mrs. Marjorie Barber to honour the memory of her husband, Albert Sherwood Barber, P. Eng., LL.D. "Bert" Barber played a major role in paving the way for the promotion and advancement of co-operative education in Canada and is widely recognized as the father of co-operative education in Canada. Mrs. Barber also established this award in order to promote engineering as a viable career for women who are entering university. To honour her memory, an additional donation was made by Barber's family, following her passing in 2011.

Value description: 

up to $2,000

Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • academic performance
  • Admission Information Form (AIF)
  • online video interview
Engineering→Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Geological Engineering, Management Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering, Nanotechnology Engineering, Systems Design Engineering
Canadian/Permanent resident
Application required?: 
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid