Please apply for our scholarships below. Note that the qualifications for the General Scholarship & the B. Hanson Leadership Award are open to all International & Canadian Students enrolled at a Canadian Institution. The Benediktson Scholarship is open to Canadian Citizens & Permanent Residents of Canada enrolled at a Canadian or US institution.
The scholarships, up to CAD_____ each, are open to students studying at all institutions in Canada. All applicants must be SPE Members (free for students click here to learn more!). Note that the eligibility requirements have been updated: All scholarship applicants must be enrolled full-time in any diploma or degree program with an interest in the Energy Industry to be eligible. The scholarship is open to global citizens, applicants are NOT required to be Canadian citizens nor permanent residents to apply.
Barry Leadership Award
The Barry Hanson Community Champion Award was created to honour the involvement of one of the founding members of SPECEF. His involvement in the society spanned x years and his commitment to the society was one of passion and dedication. This award will be given to an engineering student enrolled in a Canadian University who has shown outstanding commitment to providing revolutionary leadership in their community and/or school.
The top selected applicant will receive the Stephen V. Benediktson Scholarship of ____ CAD. Stephen is a lifetime SPE Member who wants to make a difference for the next generation of Canadian students in the Energy Industry. The criteria for this award is as follows: must be a Canadian student, in the third year of pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Engineering, at a Canadian or US University. Preference will be given to those who are enrolled in a petroleum engineering program and who are SPE student members.