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Women

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

We are not currently accepting applications for our awards, scholarships, or bursaries. Post-secondary applications will be offered again in September 2023.

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 (biosystems, civil, computer, electrical, or mechanical)
    OR
    the Transfer Pathway Engineering program at the University College of the North.
  • Academic performance, home community, financial need, and community involvement are considered.

Application deadline is October 15.

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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 (biosystems, civil, computer, electrical, or mechanical) studies at the University of Manitoba.
  • Academic performance, home community, financial need, and community involvement are considered.

Application deadline is October 15.

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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:
    • Computer and Information Technology diploma;
    • Computer Science degree;
    • Construction management degree;
    • Engineering (electrical, computer, civil, mechanical, or biosystems);
    • Engineering Technology (civil, communications, electrical, electronic, instrumentation, mechanical, or power);
    • Pathway to Engineering Technology;
    • Transfer Pathway Engineering program at the University College of the North.
  • Academic performance, home community, financial need, and community involvement are considered.

Application deadline is October 15.

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