Young Friends

Who are the Young Friends of Engineering

The Young Friends of Engineering are a unique group of Manitoba engineers (individuals) who share the U of M Price Faculty of Engineering’s commitment to excellence in engineering education.

Our Purpose

Established March, 2020 The Young Friends of Engineering are a unique group of Manitoba engineers who share the U of M Price Faculty of Engineering’s commitment to excellence in engineering education. Our mission is to bring together Manitoba’s junior and intermediate engineers to be a strong, collective voice, advocating for the growth and health of the Price Faculty of Engineering at the University of Manitoba.

What We Do

  • Organize networking & volunteering events that facilitate interactions between Young Professionals and Students
  • Make collective decisions on money allocation and donate money to Price Faculty of Engineering Student Initiatives
  • Support extra curricular and professional development within the Price Faculty of Engineering
  • Support communication between the Price Faculty of Engineering and Young Professionals

Target Members

  • Young Engineering Professionals
  • Aspiring to be the future drivers of engineering in Manitoba
  • Looking to stay connected and support the Price Faculty of Engineering
  • Recognize the importance of giving back

Requirements of Membership

  • Graduated from Accredited Engineering Program
  • Individual Representation
  • 0-15 years Experience

Value For Members

  • Supporting Engineering Excellence in Manitoba
  • Targeted donation opportunity
  • Directly to Price Faculty of Engineering Student Initiatives
  • Network with high level engineering professionals
  • Access to Friends of Engineering Events

Responsibilities of Members

  • Participate in Young Friends of Engineering Events
    • Attendance and Volunteer if possible
  • Provide Membership Contribution
  • Provide input and feedback on funding allocations

Join Young Friends

To join the Young Friends of Engineering please complete the Young Friends registration form and return to Lynda Peto (lynda.peto@umanitoba.ca)

Membership dues are $300 annually.