Gilbert Smith Forest Products

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Helen & Harry SmithDr. J. Harry G. Smith, R.P.F. (1925-2002)
Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia (UBC)

John Harry Gilbert Smith (B.S.F. (Hons)(1949) Brit.Col., M.F. (cum laude) (1950)., Ph.D (1955) Yale., R.P.F.) was a professor in the Faculty of Forestry for 40 years, where he made an outstanding contribution to his profession of forestry.

Harry also served as a director for Gilbert Smith Forest Products Ltd. and provided much insight into the development of the companies wood supply.

Gilbert Smith Forest Products Ltd. has endowed the J. Harry G. Smith Award in Forest Resources Management and the J. Harry G. Smith Scholarship in Forest Resources Management, in recognition of Harry's enormous contribution to Forestry.


Gilbert Smith Forest Products Ltd. Scholarship

For a graduate of the local Barriere Secondary School.

A scholarship has been created to assist a student who has achieved at a high academic level throughout their secondary years and who plans on attending a post secondary institution in a degree or trades program.