Scholarship of the Week

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Scholarship name:  Dick Shaw Memorial Scholarship

Sponsored by:  International Society of Explosives Experts – Western Canada Chapter (ISEEWEST)

Deadline:  February 16, 2021

Potential payout:  $1000

Eligibility restriction:  Applicants must be Canadian citizens or landed immigrants, must be enrolled as a full-time student in a course of study with some relevance to the non-military use of explosives or blasting (e.g. mining, civil, or chemical engineering; geology; seismic exploration; avalanche control; blasting physics.)  See full eligibility requirements.

What’s required:  A completed online application form, including a résumé, proof of enrollment, and a submission (essay, PowerPoint, mixed media, or video, etc) entitled “The safe use of controlled blasting in modern day construction and mining.”

Tips:  Course of study has some flexibility; be sure to read the full PDF description of eligibility.

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