Women

We provide funding for women pursuing full-time studies in Engineering, Trades, or Technology career streams. All applicants must self-declare as female.

Submission information is listed on our applications.

Maria Stanson Memorial Scholarship

We offer a $1,500 scholarship to 1 student who self-declares as female.

  • Student must enrol in Engineering at the University of Manitoba immediately following high school graduation.
  • Student has the highest high school average.

How to apply

The University of Manitoba Financial Aid & Awards office selects the students for each geographic area and notifies Manitoba Hydro.

Recipients are awarded in June/July.

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First year Engineering bursary

We offer a $1,500 bursary to 1 student who self-declares as female.

  • Student must be enrolling in their first year of studies at the University of Manitoba in Engineering (electrical, civil, mechanical, or biosystems).
  • Academic performance, home community, financial need, and community involvement are considered.

How to apply

  • Download and complete the application (PDF, 203 KB) or pick one up at the University of Manitoba Financial Aid & Awards office.
  • Include cover letter, resumé, and transcripts with application.

Application deadline is October 1.

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Second year to final year Engineering bursary

We offer $2,500 bursaries to 2 students who self-declare as female.

  • Student must be enrolled in their second year to final year of Engineering (electrical, civil, mechanical, or biosystems) studies at the University of Manitoba.
  • Academic performance, home community, financial need, and community involvement are considered.

How to apply

  • Download and complete the application (PDF, 203 KB) or pick one up at the University of Manitoba Financial Aid & Awards office.
  • Include cover letter, resumé, and transcripts with application.

Application deadline is October 1.

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Engineering, Trades, or Technology bursary

We offer $1,500 bursaries to 3 students who self-declare as female.

  • Student must be enrolled in one of the following programs:
    • Engineering (electrical, civil, mechanical, or biosystems);
    • Information Technology (diploma or degree);
    • Construction management degree;
    • Engineering Technology (civil, electrical, mechanical, electronic, instrumentation, communications, or power);
    • Pathway to Engineering Technology.
  • Academic performance, home community, financial need, and community involvement are considered.

How to apply

  • Download and complete the application (PDF, 203 KB) or pick one up at the University of Manitoba Financial Aid & Awards office.
  • Include cover letter, resumé, and transcripts with application.

Application deadline is October 1.

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