Scholarship opportunities

McGill Engineering Competition

The POWE Leadership Award — valued at approximately $500— is provided by Promoting Opportunities for Women in Engineering (POWE), to a returning female identified engineering student who has demonstrated leadership qualities and involvement in extracurricular activities, either outside or within the McGill community.  Please contact POWE for additional information about this award.

Numerous scholarships and financial aid opportunities are available to engineering students to help support their academic experience and progress towards degree completion.

For information about scholarships that may be available to you, please see the Scholarships and Student Aid Office.

We are women in the Faculty of Engineering


Meet an undergrad student

Leila Hawa

Leila Hawa
Civil Engineering

I decided to study civil engineering because of its relevance in working towards more sustainable cities. Meet Leila

Meet a professor

Susan Gaskin

Susan Gaskin
Associate Professor

If women are not involved then we are missing out on 50% of possible solutions and innovations.  Meet Professor Gaskin


Meet an alumna

Lynn Bird

Lynn Byrd
Chemical Engineering

There are many smart and creative women who could increase their effectiveness in improving the world with the knowledge and skills gained through the McGill Engineering programs.  Meet Lynn

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