2022 Trades & Technology Scholarships for Women

Annual scholarships help women pursue careers in trades and technology

Again this year, Hydro has partnered with the Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) to offer scholarships for women or gender diverse students pursuing careers in trades and technology.

Through this initiative, six (6) $1500 scholarships will be available for female or gender diverse students enrolling in one of the following programs to commence in September 2022:


  • Welder
  • Carpenter
  • Machinist
  • Powerline Technician
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technician
  • Construction/Industrial Electrician
  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)


  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Electronics Systems Engineering Technology
  • Power Engineering Technology
  • Instrumentation & Controls Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Environmental Engineering Technology

For full scholarship details, FAQs and to access the application, visit https://wrdc.ca/scholarships/

Deadline for submission is September 30, 2022. Good luck to all applicants!