Award Information

Convocation Awards 2017

Please note that the awards for 2017 convocation have been selected and winners wil be notified shortly.

*Whte Rose applicants may continue to submit their application until 31st of May via this link


Please submit your documentation by email to Irene via  Should you have any problems submitting your documentation please contact Irene via email or on 519-661-2111 ext 87799


Award Name


Award Criteria

Order of the White Rose Scholarship


Awarded to a female student graduating in one of the undergraduate programs in Engineering Science who wishes to enroll in graduate studies. The student must demonstrate outstanding merit in the following three areas: academic, technical achievements and social commitments. Of those that apply, the Dean of Engineering will nominate one female engineering student from Western Engineering for the award and send her application to The Order Of The White Rose for them to choose a winner for the award.

Potential Value: $30,000 scholarship

The candidates submission must contain, in the following order:

  • the identification form
  • a letter of motivation (max. 1 page)
  • a curriculum vitae
  • a detailed description of achievements and social engagements (max. 2 pages)
  • the most recent transcript
  • proof of enrolment in a graduate studies program (master’s or PhD), when available
  • A letter supporting your application written by someone in authority (professor, department, director, etc.)
  • any other document deemed relevant. (max. 2 pages)