The Engineering program at the University of Guelph has proven its excellence in both teaching and research and strives to attract high caliber graduate students. Funds raised – $50,000 – will be used to create a Travel & Recruitment Fund to assist in these efforts.
In secondary education, highly intelligent, highly skilled graduate students have a considerable and immediate effect on university programs. They affect everything from research to teaching, knowledge transfer through publications and conferences and supporting faculty through teaching assistant roles.
When more top-tiered engineering students attend the University of Guelph, they will advance our current research initiatives focused on answering some of the most pressing environmental and societal issues facing the world today.
The School of Engineering has a lot to offer future graduate students and in order to attract highly qualified individuals to our program we want to help fund and coordinate visits to the University of Guelph. Future students could then see first-hand our excellent facilities, beautiful campus and have the opportunity to meet with faculty.
Money raised by this initiative will go towards engaging top-tiered students by funding their: