Sheri Plewes Scholarship for Women in Engineering

The Foundation is pleased to offer the Sheri Plewes Scholarship to a woman in full-time undergraduate engineering studies in an accredited engineering program at a BC university. Recipients will be selected on the basis of academic standing, interpersonal skills and social awareness, and leadership potential as demonstrated by cooperation and participation with her peers and involvement in extracurricular or community activities.

This scholarship is offered in memory of Sheri Plewes, P.Eng., a civil engineer who advanced her career through positions at the City of Vancouver, TransLink, SNC-Lavalin and finally Port Metro Vancouver, where she was Vice President, Infrastructure Delivery.  Sheri was a respected member of the engineering community and a leader in the municipal and transportation engineering sectors. She led the delivery of many important land development and transportation projects throughout the Lower Mainland. In her personal life, Sheri was passionate about her family, community service and music. She served on the board of the Delta Youth Orchestra for many years.