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News 2017

Annual General Meeting 2017

May 22, 2017

Annual General Meeting 2017

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education will be held on Thursday, June 29, and is open to all members and invited guests. If you did not already receive an invitation, please contact Andrea Bussinger …
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Engineers Foundation invited to attend OSPE AGM

April 27, 2017

Engineers Foundation invited to attend OSPE AGM

President Marisa Sterling, P.Eng., will bring greeting on behalf of the Foundation to OSPE’s 2017 AGM on May 4, 2017. Read her letter to OSPE members here.

FFE Congratulates PEO Council work at PEO AGM

April 25, 2017

FFE Congratulates PEO Council work at PEO AGM

President Marisa Sterling, P.Eng., was honoured to attend the Annual General Meeting of Professional Engineers Ontario on April 22, 2017. Read her letter to PEO members here.

News 2016

Director Suzanne Tessier given Honorary Doctorate at Laurentian University

June 7, 2016

Director Suzanne Tessier given Honorary Doctorate at Laurentian University

Foundation Board Director Suzanne Tessier, P.Eng. received an honorary doctorate at Laurentian University on June 1. Tessier was recognized for her mentorship of young women in the mining engineering field.

Chetan Mehta recognized for 8 years of service as Treasurer, Director

June 3, 2016

Chetan Mehta recognized for 8 years of service as Treasurer, Director

Foundation President Marisa Sterling presented a Certificate of Appreciation to Chetan Mehta, MBA, who retired in May after 8 years of service as Treasurer and Board Director. 

Stephen Jack, Past President, named Officer of the PEO Order of Honour

May 26, 2016

Stephen Jack, Past President, named Officer of the PEO Order of Honour

Stephen Jack, P.Eng., a Past President, Secretary and Director, and current member of the Engineers Foundation, was named Officer of the Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) Order of Honour at a gala on April 29th. The award was given in part for his longtime …
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Ontario Volunteer Service Awards presented to Engineers Foundation volunteers

May 24, 2016

Ontario Volunteer Service Awards presented to Engineers Foundation volunteers

MPP Cristina Martins, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade, presented Ontario Volunteer Service Awards on May 12, 2016 to five Engineers Foundation dedicated volunteers: George Comrie, P.Eng., Past President, for 15 years of continuous service, Stephen …
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Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Annual General Meeting

March 24, 2016

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Annual General Meeting

The Foundation for Education will hold their Annual General Meeting on Monday May 2, 2016. The meeting will begin with a reception at 5:00pm followed by the meeting at 6:30pm. The meeting is being held at PEO Head Office, 8th …
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News 2015

Passing of Engineers Foundation Member Manoj Choudhary

December 1, 2015

Passing of Engineers Foundation Member Manoj Choudhary

Dear Engineers Foundation members and friends, It is with deep sadness that I inform you that Manoj Choudhary passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2015. Manoj was a member of the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education since 2010. Manoj …
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Engineers Foundation increases scholarship funding by 50%

November 20, 2015

Engineers Foundation increases scholarship funding by 50%

The Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education has increased its scholarship funding to the province’s 15 engineering schools by 50 per cent or $50,500. A total of $153,000 is now up for grabs each year, which means, as of September, the foundation is able …
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Engineers Foundation increases scholarship funding by 50 per cent

August 31, 2015

Engineers Foundation increases scholarship funding by 50 per cent

Engineers Foundation increases scholarship funding by 50 per cent to help address affordability imbalance of education costs in Ontario. The Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education (Engineers Foundation) announced it will raise its investment in Ontario’s engineering schools by $50,500 …
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Note from the President regarding Brenda Caplan

June 5, 2015

Note from the President regarding Brenda Caplan

It is with a heavy heart that I notify you that Ms. Brenda Caplan passed away this morning, June 5, 2015. Brenda served the Engineers Foundation as a member, a past director and most notably as Secretary between 1997-2005. She …
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News 2014

FFE Featured in Engineering Dimensions Article

September 24, 2014

FFE Featured in Engineering Dimensions Article

The Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education was featured in the September/October 2014 edition of Engineering Dimensions. View the full article here.

News 2013

Congratulatory Letter to PEO from FFE Chair

November 28, 2013

Congratulatory Letter to PEO from FFE Chair

Dear participant of the PEO AGM weekend:On behalf of the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education (“the Engineers’ Foundation”), I want to congratulate President Dixon, PEO Council, PEO chapters and all the volunteers who have given tirelessly of themselves to …
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Congratulatory Letter to OSPE from FFE Chair

Congratulatory Letter to OSPE from FFE Chair

 Dear participant of the OSPE AGM and General Assembly: On behalf of the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education (“the Engineers’ Foundation”), I want to congratulate President and Chair Miller, the OSPE Board and all the volunteers who have given tirelessly …
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2013  News

April 30, 2013

2013 News

The 91st Annual General Meeting (AGM) for the Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) took place on April 26 – 27th, 2013.  The meeting was held in Toronto at the Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre.  The Foundation for Education Chair, Marisa Sterling, sent a …
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News Article

January 24, 2013

News Article

On January 23, 2013, Marisa Sterling, P. Eng, Chair & President for the Foundation was pleased to attend a reception and tour at the opening of Ryerson University’s new Mattamy Athletic Centre at the Gardens.  The new facility is located in the Old …
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News 2012

2012 York Gold Medal Winner, Dan Reynolds

September 21, 2012

2012 York Gold Medal Winner, Dan Reynolds

On September 18, 2012 the Foundation for Education Chair, Marisa Sterling and Vice-Chair, Robert Willson were invited to a Luncheon at York University to present the Gold Medal to Daniel Reynolds, 2012 Gold Medal Winner for York.  Also on hand …
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Honourable Peter MacKay presents Gold Medal to RMC Winner

August 14, 2012

Honourable Peter MacKay presents Gold Medal to RMC Winner

On May 17, 2012, The Honourable Peter Mackay, Chancellor, Royal Military College of Canada, presented the Gold Medal award to 2Lt Jeffrey Scott Campbell.

PEO Enforcement Officer Elected Chair of Engineers Foundation for Education

June 22, 2012

PEO Enforcement Officer Elected Chair of Engineers Foundation for Education

The Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education held their annual general meeting on June 9th at the PEO offices. The foundation elected their Board of Directors for 2012/13 and launched their new website and new logo.

2011 Gold Medal awarded to Nancy Liu

June 5, 2012

2011 Gold Medal awarded to Nancy Liu

Guannan (Nancy) Liu is the 2011 recipient of the Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Gold Medal for the Engineering student with the highest graduating GPA.
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Events 2014

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Annual General Meeting

May 26, 2014

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education Annual General Meeting

The Foundation for Education will hold their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday June 23, 2014. The meeting will begin with a reception at 5:00pm followed by the AGM at 6pm. The meeting is being held at PEO Head Office, Room 1A, …
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University of Toronto Meet & Greet Event for FFE & Award Winners

January 28, 2014

University of Toronto Meet & Greet Event for FFE & Award Winners

In February the University of Toronto will host an afternoon meet and greet event for the FFE and the recipients of 2013-2014 scholarships.

FFE invited to McMaster Award Ceremony

FFE invited to McMaster Award Ceremony

The Faculty of Engineering at McMaster University has invited the Foundation for Education to their Annual Awards Assembly on Wednesday, February 5th. The Foundation will  be on hand to present 2 Entrance Scholarships and 4 Undergraduate Scholarships.  The Foundation will …
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Events 2013

2013 Events

May 29, 2013

2013 Events

Please join us for our Annual General Meeting……….The Foundation for Education  will hold their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Monday June 10, 2013.  The meeting will begin with a reception at 5:30pm followed by the AGM at 6pm. The meeting is …
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Events 2012

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education – Annual General Meeting

Saturday, June 9, 2012 from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM (ET)

Ontario Professional Engineers Foundation for Education – Annual General Meeting

Annual General Meeting to launch the Foundation’s new website, receive the annual report of the activities of the Foundation and approve the draft financial statements.

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