Benediktson Scholarship


This year, the Society of Petroleum Engineers Canadian Educational Foundation will be awarding the Stephen V. Benediktson Scholarship to the top applicant in Canada pursuing a degree or diploma with intentions to enter the  Energy Industry upon graduation. Preference will be given to those who are enrolled in a petroleum engineering program. When applying for this scholarship please note your application will ALSO qualify in the general scholarship application selection. 

This year’s deadline for applications is December 18, 2020. 


Scholarship recipients will be selected by a committee through a competitive process. Students submitting applications for scholarships must meet the following requirements: ​

  • Be a Canadian citizen, in their third year of pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, at a Canadian or US University.  

  • Be an SPE member at the time of your application.  If you are not a member yet, you can easily join for free HERE

  • Hold satisfactory academic standing (as determined by the SPECEF Scholarship Committee) 

  • Extra-curricular activities through SPE, university and community or other volunteer work. 

*Please note that the quality of your application will be taken into account by the SPECEF Scholarship Committee.  Make sure you have all documents uploaded and that they are clear and readable.  Please refrain from submitting additional documents that do not support your application directly. 


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