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25th Annual Manufacturers’ Scholarship Awards & Recognition Virtual Celebration


Since 1995, Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, Southwestern Ontario Branch (CME-SWOB) has promoted and supported education in manufacturing as its core mandate. Join us to celebrate 25 years of achievement and recognize the next generation of manufacturing professionals with scholarships at our unique, virtual event.

Theme: Manufacturers Are Resilient

Celebrate the resilience of manufacturers with CME-SWOB as we award $10,000 to ten students from Western Engineering, Fanshawe College, Lambton College, Thames Valley District School Board & London District Catholic School Board.

You will hear from our dedicated scholarship winners, the leaders of tomorrow, who have chosen to pursue careers in manufacturing, engineering and the skilled trades.

Our unique, virtual celebration will feature a special address by Dave Shaw, Founding CME-SWOB Chair (1995-2016) and pillar of the regional manufacturing community on the topic of manufacturing resilience.

Also featuring words from SWOB leadership team

  • Sherry Parker, CME-SWOB Chair, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Health Care Business Group, USAC, 3M Canada Company
  • Candace Campbell, CME-SWOB Vice Chair / Incoming Chair, Business Development Manager, Nuts For Cheese
  • Andrew Litt, Incoming Vice-Chair, Plant Manager, Brose Canada

Please consider sharing this weblink with your personal and professional networks, the manufacturing community and on social media!

Register now to receive the free event weblink and for entry into our door prize draw. Winners will be announced upon event conclusion.

For more information please contact Candace Campbell, CME-SWOB Vice-Chair at or 519-619-9507.





Date & time

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
7:00 - 7:30 PM

Door prizes generously provided by

Register by Thursday, September 10th for your chance to win! Winners will be announced at the virtual event.

Thank you to our 2020 Sponsors!