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CEMF Marie Carter Memorial Undergraduate Engineering Ambassador Award


Scholarship Value: $15,000
Awards Available: 1

The late Claudette MacKay-Lassonde , P.Eng., was a pioneer for women and a leader in the engineering community. Founder of CEMF, she built the Foundation along with other concerned professional engineers in response to the killing of 14 women engineering students at Ecole Polytechnique in 1989. She held degrees in chemical engineering, nuclear engineering and business and was passionate about supporting women in engineering. Her daughter Julie, also an engineer, is a CEMF Board Director.

In Ms. Lassonde's memory, one $15,000 award is granted to a woman studying engineering full-time at the PhD level. Applicants must be Canadian citizens or have a Permanent Resident Card, and must have one an undergraduate degree from an accredited Canadian engineering program, or have a P. Eng. designation or be a recognized E.I.T. in their providence of residence.

This is an ambassadorial award and applicants must demonstrate they are leaders, ambassadors for the profession and serve as role models for other women who dream of becoming engineers.

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