Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

November 17, 2006 08:00 ET

Reminder: Luncheon to Honour Ontario Recipients of the World Petroleum Council Millennium Scholarships

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 17, 2006) - Mr. David Boone, chairman of the World Petroleum Council (WPC) Canadian Association, and Mr. Norman Riddell, executive director and chief executive officer of the Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation, invite you to attend a luncheon in honour of Ontario's recipients of the 2006 WPC Millennium Scholarships. Through a unique partnership between the petroleum industry and the Foundation, WPC Millennium Scholarships not only provide financial support to promising students, they also allow industry to respond to labour requirements and face challenges related to new technologies, human resources shortages, gender balance and social, economic and environmental development issues. Past and present scholarship recipients, university officials and petroleum industry representatives will attend the luncheon.

WHEN : Friday, November 17, 2006
12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE : The Faculty Club, The University of Toronto
W.D. Foulds Room
41 Willcocks Street
Toronto, Ontario

World Petroleum Council Millennium Scholarships support the development of the petroleum industry. Thanks to the Foundation's partnership with the World Petroleum Council Canadian Association, 200 scholarships are distributed each year to post-secondary students enrolled in programs of study related to the petroleum industry.

Contact Information

  • The Impact Group
    Janet Sandor
    416-481-7070 ext. 25 or 416-802-5526 (mobile)