Electro-Federation Canada (EFC) offers a number of scholarships yearly to students in tertiary institutions in the field of electrical or electronics concentration including electrical apprenticeship, electrical engineering technology, electrical technician, electrical engineering, supply chain management or business administration. The objective is to encourage Canadian university and college students to achieve their career objectives.
EFC has over 40 member organizations that sponsor these scholarships. In 2012, they members sponsored over $100,000 worth of scholarships to encourage students. The donors of the scholarships indicate the programs and the requirements for each award.
For Application details, Please send email to t [email protected]
Applications for 2013 will start in January 2013.
According to their Website, the following were awarded in 2012:
Affiliated Distributors, Electrical Industry Scholarship -$3,500 – Jonah Tremblay- University of New Brunswick – Electrical Engineering-
Aztec Electrical Supply Inc. Scholarship Award -$3,500 – Peter Hauguth -Algonquin College- Electrical Engineering Technology
Burndy Canada Inc. Academic Achievement Award -$3,500- Joseph Yumo- Southern Alberta Institute of Technology- Electrical Engineering Technician
Cooper Industries Scholarship Award -$3,500- Taylor Drummond- Holland College- Industrial Electrical Technician
Eaton Award of Academic Excellence -$3,500– William Paish -Medicine Hat College- Electrician
GE Canada Community Leadership Award -$3,500- Michael Kakulphimp- University of Victoria- Electrical Engineering
Gerrie Electrical Memorial Scholarship Awards- 2 x $1,750
Dane Shumak- Trent University- Bachelor of Business Administration
Nikola Repar- Conestoga College- Business & Management
Please visit their Website for full list