VALUE: $2775 (1) - 2013-2014 award value
TERMS & CRITERIA
On the occasion of Dr. Lotfollah Shafai receiving the 2011 Killam Prize in Engineering in Canada, he and his family have established an endowment fund at the University of Manitoba. The purpose of the fund is to provide financial support to an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering. Each year, the annual income from the fund will be used to offer one bursary to an undergraduate student who:
(1) is enrolled full-time in the second, third or fourth year of study in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering;
(2) has achieved a minimum degree grade point average of 2.5;
(3) has demonstrated financial need on the standard University of Manitoba bursary application form.
This bursary may not be held concurrently with the Dr. Lotfollah Shafai Bursary in Electrical and Computer Engineering – TWF established at The Winnipeg Foundation.
The selection committee will be the Scholarship, Bursaries, and Awards Committee of the Faculty of Engineering.
The Board of Governors of the University of Manitoba has the right to modify the terms of this award if, because of the changed conditions, it becomes necessary to do so. Such modification shall conform as closely as possible to the expressed intention of the donor in establishing the award.
Established: Senate, June 20, 2012