TECTERRA Inc. announced today the launch of the Future Geomatics Leaders Awards program, providing scholarship funds to top students studying in geomatics and related science or technology fields in Alberta post-secondary institutions.
Inc. announced the launch of the Future Geomatics Leaders
funds to top students
studying in geomatics and related science or technology fields in
Alberta post-secondary institutions.
skilled human capital is part of TECTERRA's
mission of enabling successful commercialization of geomatics
technology in Alberta. With
Alberta's resource-rich economy, the demand for Highly
Qualified Personnel(HQP) in geomatics is increasing
year after year," says Gord Banting, Chief Financial Officer for
The Future Leaders
Awards are based on academic merit and targeted at top students with a GPA of
3.0 or greater and who meet other excellence criteria as determined by their
rewards and fosters demonstrated excellence," says Banting.
"TECTERRA is proud to support such a great program that builds key talent
for our province."
Awards of $1,000 or
$2,000 each are available annually to students entering their second/third year
of study at the following institutions in Alberta: Lethbridge Community
College; Mount Royal University; Northern Alberta Institute of Technology; Olds
College; Southern Alberta Institute of Technology; University of Alberta;
University of Calgary; and University of Lethbridge. The number, size and
timing of the annual award, as well as other pertinent terms and conditions vary
For program details
see the Future Geomatics Leaders Awards section
of TECTERRA's web site at www.tecterra.com.
TECTERRA Launches Alberta Post-Secondary Scholarship Program to Develop Future Geomatics Leaders
January 6, 2011