Apply today for the 2024 Trades & Technology Scholarships for Women!

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In 2024, Hydro is again partnering with the Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) to offer scholarships for women pursuing careers in trades and technology.

Through this initiative, six (6) $1500 scholarships will be available for female students enrolling in one of the following programs to commence in September 2024:


  • Welder
  • Carpenter
  • Machinist
  • Powerline Technician
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Technician
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • 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
  • Chemical Control Engineering Technology
  • Environmental Engineering Technology

For full scholarship details, including eligibility, requirements and access to the application, visit

Deadline for submission is August 9, 2024. Good luck to all applicants!