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CINDE Awards & Bursaries

Awards:
W.E. Havercroft Award Technical Achievement Award Fellow of CINDE Certificate of Appreciation Canadian NDT Research Award Nomination Procedure

Bursaries:
CINDE Alison Smit Bursary - Mohawk College CINDE Bursary - Durham College CINDE Bursary - SAIT CINDE Bursary - NAIT CINDE Bursary - College of the North Atlantic CINDE Bursary - CEGEP Trois-Rivieres

Awards

W.E. Havercroft Award

Established in 1977, this award is named after William E. Havercroft who was widely recognized as a pioneer in the field of NDT in Canada. It is given to a member of CINDE who has made outstanding contribution towards NDT in Canada. Contributions may be in any area including technical, educational or managerial capacities. Recipients will receive a life-time membership with CINDE.

Past Recipients
1977William E. Havercroft
1978Victor Behal
1979Ernest A. Gill
1980Jan Van Den Andel
1981David Broom
1982Leo Spencer
1983William Tait
1984Edmund Bowe
1985Pat Walsh
1986Stewart DeWalle
1988William R. Mercer
1990Norman G. Harding
1992Lynda B. Manzer
1993Derek Heath
1994Heini Leinberger
1995Nelson J. Godin
1997Dick Struk
1998Douglas J. Marshall
1999Henry (Hank) Andersen
2000Peter Brady
2002John Zirnhelt
2004Val Cecco
2006Al Higgins
2009Dent McIntyre
2010Jean Bussiere
2011Walter Weber
2012Doug Whitely
2013Rick Robichaud
2014Dr. John Hilborn
2015Dr. Michael Moles

Technical Achievement Award

Established in 1983, this award is given to an individual who has made an outstanding technical contribution to NDT in Canada. Recipients are selected on the merit of their technical achievement and the resulting paper as published in a recognized technical journal. Recipients will receive a one (1) year membership (or extension if an active member) with CINDE.

Past Recipients
1983Derek Heath
1984Jan Van Den Andel
1985Fred L. Sharp
Gary Van Drunen
Val S. Cecco
1986Dr. Don K. Mak
1987Dr. E. Kalwa
Dr. K. Piekarski
1990William R. Mercer
1993Edward A. Ginzel
Robert K. Ginzel
1996Petru Ciorau
1997James Blackney
Michael Scott
Petru Ciorau
2009Petru Ciorau
2010Gilles Rousseau
2011Michael Moles
2012Ed Ginzel
2013Eric Sjerve

Fellow of CINDE

Established in 1983, this award is given to a CINDE member who has made continuous and significant contributions to the advancement of NDT / NDE in the scientific, technical, educational, managerial or related areas. Nominees must have at least 10 years membership in CINDE, with 5 continuous years of membership immediately prior to the nomination.

Past Recipients
1983David Broom
Derek Heath
Dick Struk
Edmund Bowe
Ernest A. Gill
George Shewchuk
Henry (Hank) Andersen
Herb Chapman
John Zirnhelt
Leonard E. Baxter
Marv Horenfeldt
Maurice O. Daly
Norman G. Harding
Pat Walsh
Victor G. Behal
William R. Mercer
1984Heini Leinberger
Herbert Heczko
Jan Van Den Andel
Murray Hearn
Russ A. Martin
Stewart DeWalle
Tony Nieberg
William H. Tait
1985Alex Pokomandy
Dr. Bruce Ball
Jim Martin
1988Lynda B. Manzer
Nelson J. Godin
1990Doug W. Patterson
Norman LeBlanc
1992Ben Andress
1993Barry DeLong
Claude Konikow
Douglas Marshall
Douglas Taylor
William E. Havercroft
1994Peter Brady
1995Joseph J. Robichaud
Ron Richard
1997Alison Karuna
Angus Anderson
Cameron Miller
Douglas Whitely
Kris Seshardri
Sam Hazzi
William Kennedy
2001Bruce Metcalf
Mike Dudley
2002Jerry Slaba
2004Dave Russell
2007Cindy Finley
Richard Robichaud
2009David Craig
Dennis Domenichini
Petru Ciorau
2011Tim Auger
Tim Deagnon
2012David Mennie
John Baron
Robert Ginzel
2013John deLuca

Certificate of Appreciation

This certificate identifies people as an Honorary Counsellor of CINDE in recognition of their dedicated service, continuous support and long-standing loyalty to the organization since the inception of the Canadian Institute for Non-destructive Evaluation.

Past Recipients
2007Stu deWalle

Canadian NDT Research Award

For outstanding and sustained excellence within NDT research and development that has contributed to innovation and/or breakthroughs that have benefited Canadian society and industry partners. Recipient must be a CINDE Member in good standing.

Past Recipients

Award Nomination Procedure

Awards are given out at the Annual General Meeting. Anyone can submit an award nomination for someone who they feel is a deserving individual per the award criteria. If upon review of the Awards Committee it is decided that nominees are insufficiently qualified, then no award will be conferred.

Nominations for these awards should be submitted to the Awards Committee, care of CINDE National Office in Hamilton:

135 Fennell Avenue West
Hamilton, ON L9C 0E5
Fax: 905-574-6080
Email:

If you would like to nominate or apply, please fill out the following form:


Bursaries

CINDE Alison Smit Bursary - Mohawk College

Through the diligent efforts of Alison Smit, a partnership between CINDE and Mohawk College resulted in the Mohawk College Quality Engineering Technician - Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE) full-time day program being launched in 2006.  Alison Smit was the key driver who developed the program, a Past Chair of the CINDE Ontario Chapter, an alumni of Mohawk College and the Training Coordinator for CINDE from 2001 until 2005.

This award is presented annually to a student entering the 2nd year of the program, who has been an Ontario resident for a minimum of 12 months and meets the requirements of financial need and academic performance. Students may apply for a CINDE Bursary by obtaining application information from the Mohawk Awards office by clicking here.

The recipient must be a member of CINDE. Information about free student memberships is available at  www.cinde.ca/membership.shtml

Past Recipients
2009Jonathon Gohm
2010Nicolae Turcas
2012Pamela Stewart
2013Jamie Garrah
2014Fabio Mauricio Canas Cruz
2015Nawal Farid
2016Philip Sung

CINDE Bursary - Durham College

This bursary is available to students in the Mechanical Engineering Technician – Non Destructive Evaluation program. It is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement. Students may apply for a CINDE Bursary by obtaining application information from the Durham Awards office by clicking here.

The recipient must be a member of the CINDE. Information about free student memberships is available at www.cinde.ca/membership.shtml

Past Recipients
2007Weixion Kuang
2008Christopher Azavedo
2009Yongxi Xiong
2010Melanie King
2011Ken Ho
2012Justin Bouman
2013Steven Hogg
2014Li Zhu
2015Xiaopeng Song
2016Kayle Goguen

CINDE Bursary - SAIT

This bursary is available to students in the NDT Foundations program. It is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement. Students may apply for a CINDE Bursary by obtaining application information from the awards guide available here.

The recipient must be a member of CINDE. Information about free student memberships is available here.

Past Recipients
2013Jace Gurr (Fall semester)
2014Alex Maund (Fall semester)
Liam Gillan (Spring semester)
Rick Treleaven (Winter semester)
2015Carlos Bachur
Jose Perez Ramirez
Preston Bird (Fall Semester)
2016Chaoyang Chu (Spring Semester)
Chelsea Anderson (Winter Semester)
Steven Oler (Fall Semester)

CINDE Bursary - NAIT

This bursary is available to students in the second year of the Materials Engineering Technology program at NAIT. It is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement. Students may apply for a CINDE Bursary by obtaining application information by clicking here.  It is available on September 1 of each year.

The recipient must be a member of CINDE. Information about free student memberships is available here.

Past Recipients
2013Randal Longhe
2014Mfonobong Eton
2015Kyle Gross

CINDE Bursary - College of the North Atlantic

This bursary is available to students in the second year of the Non-Destructive Testing Technician program at the College of the North Atlantic. It is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement. Students may apply for a CINDE Bursary by obtaining application information by clicking here.

The recipient must be a member of CINDE. Information about free student memberships is available here.

Past Recipients
2015Janis Coombs
2016Stephen Vincent

CINDE Bursary - CEGEP Trois-Rivieres

This bursary is available to students in the ACS Program in Metallurgy Inspection at CEGEP Trois-Rivieres.  It is awarded on the basis of demonstrated financial need and academic achievement. Students may apply for a CINDE Bursary by obtaining application information by clicking here.

The recipient must be a member of CINDE. Information about free student memberships is available here.

Past Recipients
2015Diane Canuel
2016Cesar Eduardo Luna Hernandez
Current CINDE Bursaries
 
College
Year Established
Pledge
Amount
Renewal
Date
College of North Atlantic
2015
$1000 / year
Every 3 years
Next renewal is in 2018
CEGEP Trois Rivieres
2015
$1000 / year
Every 3 years
Next renewal is in 2018
SAIT
2013
$500 / cohort, three cohorts per year
Every 3 years
Next renewal is in 2019
NAIT
2013
$1000 / year
Every 3 years
Next renewal is in 2019
Mohawk College
2009
$1000 / year
Permanently funded as the Alison Smit Bursary
Durham College
2007
$1000 / year
Annually