National Scholarship - SPE Canadian Educational Foundation

This year, the Society of Petroleum Engineers Canadian Educational Foundation (SPECEF) will be awarding several scholarships to students across the country pursuing a degree or diploma with intentions to enter the Energy Industry upon graduation. These scholarships are open to students studying at all institutions in Canada. SPECEF will be awarding multiple scholarships to highly qualified students.

Please note that all scholarship applicants must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents to be eligible.

This year’s deadline for applications is December 19, 2019.

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Scholarship recipients will be selected by a committee through a competitive process. Students submitting applications for scholarships must meet the following requirements:

  1. Be enrolled full-time in any diploma or degree program with interest in entering the Energy industry (note that programs outside of engineering and graduate level programs DO qualify).
  2. Be an SPE member at the time of your application.  If you are not a member, you can easily register for free at
  3. Hold satisfactory academic standing (as determined by the SPE Scholarship Committee)
  4. Extra-curricular activities through SPE, university and community or other volunteer work.


Scholarship applications must follow the guidelines below and include all the following files:

  1. A cover letter no longer than 350 words addressed to Mr. Jeffrey Lade, SPECEF Student Scholarships. Cover letter must address the following:
    1. Why do you deserve this scholarship?
    2. How would this scholarship benefit you?
    3. What are your extra-curricular activities and/or SPE involvements?
  2. A copy of your current resume
  3. A copy of your latest transcripts (unofficial is acceptable)
  4. A completed copy of the Scholarship Application Form
  5. All submissions shall be PDF format, file size no larger than 5 MB consolidated

*Please note that the quality of your application will be taken into account by an SPE Scholarship Committee.  Make sure you have all documents enclosed and that they are clear and readable.  Please refrain from submitting additional documents that are not supporting your application directly.


Applications for the scholarship are to be sent by email to Jeffrey Lade at, and CC Kristin Briard at

High School Scholarships - Closed for 2019


The Society of Petroleum Engineers - Lloydminster Section is donating this scholarship to worthy candidates to recognize:

  • Personal development
  • Academic achievement
  • Contribution to school and community of graduation high school students
  • Scholarship recipients will be determined by a combination of academic achievement and community involvement.  Students are strongly encouraged to submit a personal resume that outlines all of their extra-curricular activities.

The SPE - Lloydminster Section scholarship is also intended to financially assist a student who will be continuing their education in a post secondary institute majoring in Science or Engineering with relationship to the petroleum industry.  Two $1000.00 scholarships will be awarded to a student from a high school from Lloydminster of surrounding areas.  The applicant must be in full time attendance and a member of the current year's graduating class.  At the time of awarding the scholarship the applicant must be enrolled full time in a post secondary program of studies at a university, college or technical school.

On or before September 6, 2019 the applicant shall provide the following documentation to the selection committee for consideration:

Please mail or deliver this information to:

Dustin Fallscheer, Coordinator, Scholarships & Awards

Society of Petroleum Engineers - Lloydminster Section

5237 70th Ave 

Lloydminster, AB  T9V 3N6



Dustin Fallscheer, Co-ordinator, Scholarship & Awards

SPE- Lloydminster Section