Scholarship Program Helps Women Pursue Careers in Trades and Technology

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We are inclusive and collaborative.

At Hydro, we’re committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in our communities and workplace.

That’s why each year, Hydro partners with the Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC) to offer scholarships for women or gender diverse students pursuing careers in trades and technology.

For 2022, six $1500 scholarships were awarded to students in our province.

Congratulations to this year’s recipients:

Jennifer Robert – Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician, CNA Happy Valley Goose Bay
Navjodm Kaur – Carpentry, Academy Canada – Corner Brook
Neleah Weese – Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician, CNA Happy Valley Goose Bay
Nkechinyere Ebere – Electronics Systems Engineering Technology, CNA Ridge Road
Priscilla Rideout – Heavy-Duty Equipment Technician, CNA Placentia
Victoria Carroll –  Construction/Industrial Electrician, Academy Canada – St. John’s

We wish you much success in your future careers!

Learn about this year’s scholarship recipients and get more details about the Trades & Technology Scholarship Program here.

Interested in other Hydro scholarship programs?

See how Hydro supports the educational and academic achievements of students in our province through our Energy from the Heart community program.