Shell Launches Scholarship for Canadian Aviation Industry by csgirla


									               Shell Launches Scholarship for Canadian Aviation Industry

Calgary, Alberta – Shell Canada Products announces its Aviation business will fund an
innovative new scholarship program in 2006 – and beyond - for Canadian schedulers and
dispatchers, aptly named the Canadian Schedulers and Dispatchers Scholarship.

Beginning October 1, 2005, prospective schedulers and dispatchers from across Canada can
apply to receive a $5,000 bursary toward education and training.

“This $5,000 Canadian Schedulers and Dispatchers Scholarship is the first of its kind for the
business aviation sector in Canada and underscores Shell’s ongoing commitment to educational
initiatives, from Aboriginal programs to post-secondary projects to scholarships and research
activities,” said Craig Andries, Manager, Aviation, Shell Canada Products.

The National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) Schedulers and Dispatchers Scholarship
Committee will administer the scholarship. The committee is dedicated to promoting education
and training as a means for individuals to increase the professionalism of their positions in the
corporate aviation department.

For more information about the Shell Canadian Schedulers and Dispatchers Scholarship, or to
apply, go to Only Canadian
citizens are eligible. Submissions are due no later than November 14, 2005. Successful
applicant(s) will be announced at the 2006 Schedulers and Dispatchers Conference in San
Antonio, Texas, from January 25-27, 2006.

Shell Canada Products manufactures, distributes and markets refined petroleum products across
Canada. Shell’s three refineries convert crude oil into low sulphur gasoline and diesel fuel,
aviation fuels, solvents, lubricants, asphalt and heavy fuel oils. Shell products are supplied to
retail and commercial road transport markets through a nation-wide network of Shell and private-
brand retail and cardlock sites. More information can be found at

The leading marketer of aviation fuels in Canada, Shell Canada Products supplies airport dealers
and the Canadian aviation market directly through its extensive network of 15 AeroCentre
locations and 35 other locations across the country. Shell AeroCentres deliver the convenience
and comfort of pilot and passenger lounges, catering services, parking, business amenities,
hangarage, and more. More information can be found at

For more information:

Paul Hagel, Marketing Public Affairs Representative

Shell Canada Limited

(403) 691-4919

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