Applications available for Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship

The following is text of a news release from Robert Allan Ltd. (RAL):

(VANCOUVER, British Columbia) — The Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship Award is now open for applications from those who meet the criteria, until June 30.

The Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship was created in 1982 by a bequest from the late Robert F. Allan with additional support from his friends and colleagues. The scholarship has been awarded every year since by a committee of senior employees at Robert Allan Ltd. to the most deserving Canadian student of naval architecture or marine engineering.

Successful applicants will have to meet a number of criteria including completion of at least two years of a recognized university degree program in naval architecture, or mechanical engineering with a focus on naval architecture or marine engineering.

More information on the eligibility requirements and submission details, visit

The total scholarship allocated is $2,500 annually and the award will be announced in August.

Applications can now be sent to with the subject line Robert Allan Memorial Scholarship.

By Professional Mariner Staff