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Stephen Nicholas Barrans SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2014 by Patricia Ferretti, Colin and Shawn Barrans, in honour of their late son and loving brother Stephen Nicholas Barrans, BEng 2013, for undergraduate students involved in a research project with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED).  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.   Preference will be given to students in Civil Engineering.

John Bishop TISED SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2013 by John Bishop, BEng 1947, for students involved in research projects with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED) or involved in research related to issues of sustainability and design in engineering.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering (SURE) program.  Preference will be given to those pursuing work in the area of biofuels and/or transportation.

Boersma SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Boersma SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering is to be awarded to an undergraduate student involved in summer research with preference to research projects under the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design in the SURE program that have an emphasis on environmental engineering and sustainability. The Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design is concerned with finding sustainable solutions to the complex challenges that societies face demanding a concerted and collaborative effort to ensure that the technologies we adopt and the infrastructures we use are sustainable in terms of energy, materials, water, food and the production of waste.

Engineering Class of 1953 SURE Award

Establish in 2013 by the Engineering Class of 1953 in celebration of their 60th reunion.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in an undergraduate program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Class of ’83 Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering Award

Established in 2010. Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Mr. & Mrs. Lee Hee Chong and Mr. and Mrs. David Su Toye SURE Award

Established in 2010 by Mr. Robert G.H. Lee, BEng 1947, DSc 1998, and Mrs. Maude Toye Lee, BEng 1950, in honour of Mr. & Mrs. Lee Hee Chong and Mr. & Mrs. David Su Toye. Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate research in Engineering program.

Mr. & Mrs. Lee Hee Chong and Mr. & Mrs. David Su Toye SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2013 by Mr. Robert G. H. Lee, BEng 1947, DSc 1998, and Mrs. Maude Toye Lee, BEng 1950, in honour of Mr. & Mrs. Lee Hee  Chong and Mr. & Mrs. David Su Toye, for students involved in research projects with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design or involved in research related to issues of sustainability and design in engineering.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Jerry and Norma Farnell SURE Award

Established in 2012 by Gerald Farnell, PhD 1957.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

William Harker SURE Award in Sustainability in Engineering and Design

Established in 2013 by William Harker, BEng 1962, along with members of the Engineering Class of 1962, for students involved in research projects with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design or involved in research related to issues of sustainability and design.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Brian Hirst SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2014 by Brian Hirst, BEng 1977, MLIS 2004, for a student involved in a research project with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED).  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to a student participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering (SURE) program at McGill University.

Raymond Jotterand SURE Award in Architecture

Established in 2012 by Peter Annaud, BEng 1961, and his wife, Jacqueline.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering Program.

Arthur Levine SURE Award

Established in 2010 by Mr. Arthur Levine, BEng 1961.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in the BEng programs in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.  Preference  will be given to students working in any aspect of electronics or computer hardware/software.

Harry Marksfield SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2013 by Sylvia Marksfield, Dip Ed 1941, in memory of her brother, Harry Marksfiled, BEng 1944, for two or more students involved in research projects with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design or involved in research related to issues of sustainability and design in engineering.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Heather Munroe-Blum SURE Award in Architecture

Established in 2012 by Arthur Lau, B.Arch. 1962 and Crystal S.C. Lau, B. Sc. 1962, M.Sc. 1964, in honour of Professor Heather Munro-Blum.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BArch program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Professor David Selby SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2014 by Choong Kong Chen, B.Eng. 1967, M.Eng. 1969, Ph.D. 1972, in honour of Professor Emeritus David Selby who, through his teaching and exemplary conduct, instilled in his students the importance of integrity and intellectual honesty in their personal and professional activities.  Dr. Choong Kong Chen is grateful to McGill University for providing him with an education that not only opened the doors of academia but helped him strive for a noble and enlightened life.  This SURE Award is established to support students involved in research projects conducted through the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED).  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University.

Shell SURE Award

Established in 2013 by Shell Canada Limited.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a Beng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Allan & Linda Stephens SURE Award in Sustainable Engineering

Established in 2013 by Allan Stephens, BEng 1962, along with his wife Linda Stephens, DipNurs 1966, BN 1967, MSc(A) 1987, for students involved in research projects with the Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design or involved in research related to issues of sustainability and design in engineering.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

The Trottier Institute for Sustainability in Engineering and Design (TISED) SURE Award

A previous Engineering institute, TISED, was concerned with finding sustainable solutions to the complex challenges that societies face demanding a concerted and collaborative effort to ensure that the technologies we adopt and the infrastructures we use are sustainable in terms of energy, materials, water, food and the production of waste. Recipients of the TISED-SURE Award are recognized for their academic excellence and research interests in sustainability engineering and design.

The Dr. Gar Lam Yip Memorial SURE Award

Established in 2010 by Dr. Alice-Chan Yip in memory of her husband, Dr. Gar Lam Yip.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.

Zlotnik Family SURE Award

Established in 2011 by Mr. Garry Zlotnik.  Awarded by the Faculty of Engineering to one or more undergraduate students in a BEng program in the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University who are participating in the Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering program.


Awards are selected automatically; no application is required.