Joseph R. Benedetto Scholarship
Vesna Cota
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Dear Esteemed Members,

We are thrilled to announce the Joseph R. Benedetto (JRB) Scholarship for 2024 by the SME Toronto Chapter 26! This scholarship is a testament to our commitment to supporting and empowering the next generation of leaders in the manufacturing community.

About the Scholarship:

The JRB Scholarship is named in honor of Joseph R. Benedetto (1931-2013), a distinguished member, former chapter chair, and a stalwart advocate for SME. With an annual allocation of up to CAD$3000, this scholarship aims to provide financial assistance to deserving students enrolled in Ontario institutions.

We invite you to explore the details of this prestigious scholarship program on our Chapter 26 webpage under FILES. It's an opportunity for us to celebrate the legacy of Joseph R. Benedetto while investing in the future of our industry.

Application Details:

The application deadline for the JRB Scholarship is March 29, 2024. Interested candidates can download the application directly from our chapter webpage or by clicking [here]. Should you encounter any challenges or have questions about the application process, please don't hesitate to contact us at

Let's spread the word and encourage eligible students to apply for this incredible opportunity!

We look forward to receiving your applications and witnessing the positive impact of the JRB Scholarship on the recipients' academic and professional journey.

Warm regards,

Vesna Cota
Chair, 2024
SME Toronto Chapter 26