CCIL is funding a Canada-wide scholarship of $5,000 a year, awarded through the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Foundation, for post-graduate study in the field of Materials Engineering (Concrete or Asphalt Technology).

2011-12 Scholarship Recipient Mohab El-Hakim

Mohab El-Hakim was named the first CCIL scholarship recipient. The award, for the 2011-12 academic year, helps support his graduate studies at the University of Waterloo where he is working towards a PhD in Civil Engineering. His research objective includes evaluation of perpetual asphalt pavement designs from structural, economic and environmental perspectives.

2012-13 Scholarship Recipient Daniel Pickel

CCIL's second recipient of its scholarship is Daniel Pickel.  The award for 2012-2013 academic year will help support his studies at the University of Waterloo in Recycled Concrete Aggregate (RCA) use in new concrete production.

CCIL is currently committed to contributing a total of $15,000 in scholarships over a three-year period.

The TAC Foundation awards scholarships to students who are enrolled in full-time studies in transportation-related disciplines. Its goal is develop the next generation of Canadian transportation leaders. For further information, go to