IEEE Winnipeg Section


IEEE Young Professionals Undergrad Capstone Award


The IEEE Young Professionals (formerly GOLD) Winnipeg section is now accepting applications for the IEEE Young Professionals Award for Outstanding Final Year Project. The award includes $100 per team member (up to a maximum of $300 total) and the opportunity to present your project at an IEEE GOLD technical seminar.


Complete the online application here

Deadline: March 11, 2015.

Past Recipients:

  • 2013-2014

    • “Design and implementation of a framework for remote environmental monitoring and control”
      By Jonathan-F Baril, Valerie Beynon, Shawn Koop, Sean Rohringer, and Paul White
  • 2012-2013

    • “Developing  a  Controller  for  an  Electric  Motorcycle  Drive  by  a  Permanent  Magnet  Brushed  DC  Motor”
      By Kasun Samarasekera, Udeesha Annakkage, and Malsha Annakkage.
  • 2011-2012

    • “A back-to-back Voltage-Source Converter Transmission Link”
      By Lisa Ruchkall, Akinsola Akinloye, and Ho Wing Chan.
    • “UMSAE Baja Electrical System”
      By Allison Fritz, Tyler Listoe, and Kathryn Marcynuk.