Order of the White Rose: The Polytechnique Montreal Order of the White Rose is an annual Canada-wide scholarship created in honour of the 14 victims of the tragedy on December 6, 1989, to encourage young, female engineering students to pursue their academic careers at the graduate level.
To be eligible for the scholarship, the candidate must, as of the application submission deadline at their home institution, be:
- A woman.
- A Canadian citizen or Permanent Resident.
- A graduate of an engineering program at a Canadian university and have completed her bachelor’s degree in December 2017, or be in the process of completing it in May or August 2018.
- Enrolled, or in the process of enrolling, in a graduate studies program in engineering (master’s or PhD) to begin the year after receiving her bachelor’s degree.
Inquiries may be directed to Pierina Filippone at firstname.lastname@example.org. Completed applications, along with supporting documents, should be emailed to Pierina no later than 11:59 p.m. on June 30. The Scholarship and Awards Committee will select a finalist to put forth as the University’s nominee. Deadline: June 30, 2018.