PSC has for over 12 years provided support to the University of Canterbury. The PSC Scholarship was established in 2005 with the support of the Electric Power Engineering (EPE) Centre to recognise academic achievement by students pursing courses in electric power engineering. The Scholarship is open to students in their 3rd professional year.

Thomas Galbraith being presented his award by Barry Ireland

Congratulations goes to 2017 PSC Scholarship recipient Thomas Galbraith, selected from a field of high calibre candidates with his excellent academic performance and a strong focus on practical experience. With a background in power distribution, Thomas has a strong interest in the electronics and control systems associated with electric vehicles and was a member of the University of Canterbury motorsport team. He was also the IEEE University Student Branch Chairman where he promoted the IEEE and worked with industry sponsors.