Through this initiative we pay homage to the outstanding work and contributions made by Bermuda's pioneers – the men and women of our STEM industry.
Our STEM leaders of tomorrow stand on the shoulders of those who blazed the trail before them.
Hon. C. Eugene Cox, CBE Awards
The Honorable C. Eugene Cox, CBE was born and raised in Sandys, Bermuda.
After pursuing a career in engineering, he rose through the ranks to become the Senior Vice President of the Bermuda Electric Light Company (BELCO).
In addition to making great contributions to the engineering field in Bermuda, the Honorable C. Eugene Cox, CBE served as a public servant for over 30 years, notably as the Minister of Finance and Deputy Premier of Bermuda.
With these awards the Cox family aims to ensure that training and development of Bermudians in the STEM space continues in order to enable Bermuda's next generation of innovators for an improved Bermuda tomorrow.
For 2020 there will be 5 Awards available for aspiring Bermudian STEM scholars.
You must be enrolled in a STEM-related degree as an undergraduate or postgraduate student. Awards can be held for one year with recipients chosen based on strong academic ability and financial need.