Geotechnical Research Centre

Terms of Reference - Y.F. Eric and Ruby S. Chung Graduate Scholarship Award

Awarded annually to a full-time graduate student in the Masters or Doctoral program of Civil & Environmental Engineering who is conducting research in the field of Geotechnical or Geoenvironmental Engineering, who has demonstrated exceptional academic achievement.  Preference will be given to a student whose research has shown industrial application.  The Executive Members of the Geotechnical Research Centre, with approval of the Graduate Affairs Committee in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, will select the recipient.  At least one member of the committee must hold membership in the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.  This award was established by Mr. Eric Chung (BESc ’77, MEng ’78) and his wife Ruby Chung (BSc ’78).  Value:  $4,500