From 2011 - 2016, the Foundation provided scholarships to children of immigrant families pursuing bachelor’s degrees.
Initiated in 2014, the Foundation has been offering annual scholarships for one year of post-secondary studies to the children of ECS employees. To date, 20 students have been awarded the scholarship.
Doctoral & Post-Doctoral Scholarships
In 2016, the Foundation provided funding for a PhD candidate at Cardiff University and Oxford University (UK) to study biomedical signal processing for deep brain stimulation.
Emily Carr Scholarship
In March 2022, the Foundation provided funding to an Iranian student to study Communications and Design Essentials at Emily Carr University, Vancouver.
From 2016 – 2017, the Foundation provided funding to an Iranian student to earn a graduate business degree. The degree explored the feasibility of re-introducing, producing, and marketing the traditional Iranian “Giveh” shoe.