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Paul Wasney Scholarship in Electrical Engineering
VALUE: $900 (1) - 2013-2014 award value


In memory of Mr. Paul Wasney, P.Eng, a 1966 electrical engineering graduate from the University of Saskatchewan, his widow, Mrs. Josephine Wasney, has established an endowment fund of $20,000 at the University of Manitoba. The Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative has made a contribution to this fund.

Mr. Wasney began his career with Manitoba Hydro. After his semi-retirement, he continued working as a consultant with his own company, Wexford Group. He travelled to San Salvador and Costa Rica on behalf of CIDA and Hydro International. Mr. Wasney was also an active member of the Illuminating Engineering Society (I.E.S.) and was bestowed with Member Emeritus Status by the I.E.S. of North American in 2003.

This scholarship, valued at the available annual interest, will be offered to an undergraduate student who:

(1) has completed their first year of study (minimum 28 credit hours) at The University of Manitoba in either the Faculty of Engineering or University 1 and have elected to continue in the Electrical Engineering program;

(2) has achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on all courses completed.

The selection committee shall be the Scholarships, Bursaries, and Awards Committee in the Faculty of Engineering.

Est. 05/04
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