Gerald J. Maier/Dean Wirasinghe Entrance Award

Award value

up to $8000 (Renewable)

Number of awards


Deadline to apply

March 1st


J. Gerald Maier

Mr. Gerald J. Maier, in recognition of Dean Chan Wirasinghe's contributions to the Schulich School of Engineering.

Award description

  • Offered annually to undergraduate students entering the Schulich School of Engineering. Renewable in the second and third years at the University of Calgary providing the recipient maintains enrolment in the Schulich School of Engineering and achieves a minimum GPA of 3.00 on a minimum of 30 units in the previous fall and winter terms
  • Academic merit
  • Contribution to school and/or community life and indication of academic promise
  • Canadian citizens or Permanent Residents from Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta or British Columbia.

Required criteria

Student type: Undergraduate

Citizenship/residency: Domestic

Faculty: Engineering

Year entering: 1st

Award information

Type of award: Scholarship

Internal/external/government: Internal