Congratulations to the SPECEF Scholarship Recipients


The Society of Petroleum Engineers Canadian Educational Foundation (SPECEF) recently awarded scholarships to twenty-one students who are studying for careers in the oil and gas industry. Twenty students received CAD 2,500, and one student received the Stephan V. Benediktson Scholarship in the amount of CAD 3,000.

Students are selected based on their skills, academic standing, experience, and aspirations for a career in the E&P industry. SPECEF received applications from numerous qualified candidates, making this year’s process highly competitive. Congratulations to the 2018 recipients below.

Stephan V. Benediktson Scholarship Recipient
Jessica Nguyen, University of Calgary

SPECEF Scholarship Recipients
Abdulrahman Alnoaimi, University of Calgary
Ginelle Alontave, University of Calgary
Bita Byestehparvin, University of Calgary
Robert Bzdziuch, University of Calgary
Amanda Calleberg, University of Calgary
Nimra Dar, University of Saskatchewan
Phillip Hanna, University of Calgary
Tyler Jansen, University of Calgary
Chen Liang, University of Alberta
Marco Ludovice, University of Calgary
Betty Mak, University of Calgary
Elizabeth McCaffrey, University of Calgary
Karen Ngo, University of Calgary
Lucas Pust, University of Saskatchewan
Rachel Roskey, University of Calgary
Jared Skwara, University of Saskatchewan
Helen Tong, University of Toronto
Marisa Tran, University of Calgary
Lauren Zary, University of Saskatchewan
Jasmine Zhao, University of Calgary

The scholarship application process will re-open again in Fall 2018.