By establishing a source of financial support for high-performing students across Canada, we are ensuring that the University of Guelph becomes the top choice for the country’s best and brightest future engineers.
According to a study done by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the number one reason students drop out of university or college is because they must work to afford it. Working while attending post-secondary education can lead to a number of issues: less time to study, missed classes and incomplete degrees or diplomas.
By creating a scholarship program with set goals and criteria, we can help to ensure that future engineers of Canada receive the opportunities they need to achieve academic and professional success.
In order to give students the opportunity to grow their knowledge and live up to their potential, the University of Guelph must offer financial support to attract talent to the university and our community.
These scholarships will: