The Bruce Robertson Boating Ontario Academic Awards of Excellence offers financial aid to students pursuing their Marine Engine Technician Program offered at Georgian College, Midland Campus. The scholarship supports the ongoing need for qualified marine technicians in the recreational marine industry in Ontario.
The Bruce Robertson Boating Ontario Academic Awards of Excellence is named in honour of the founder of the Ontario Marine Operators Association (now known as Boating Ontario Association). Bruce Robertson had a vision to promote recreational boating in Ontario through the creation of a provincial association.
This scholarship is presented to the top two graduating students of the Marine Engine Mechanic program with the highest cumulative GPA. Students must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and have demonstrated a commitment to a career in the marine industry. The maximum value of this scholarship is $1,000.