TransCanada is rolling out a series of new scholarship for students pursuing a career in the energy industry.
The company’s Empower Communities Scholarship program is offering three unique scholarships to recognize students going into the trades, indigenous students, and community leaders.
The TransCanada Trades Scholarship is offering up to 150 awards worth $1,000 each to students pursuing a career in trades relevant to the energy industry.
The TransCanada Indigenous Legacy Scholarship is offering up to 50 awards worth $5,000 each offered to First Nations, Métis, Inuit or Native American students pursuing any post-secondary education.
The TransCanada Community Leaders Scholarship is offering up to 100 awards worth $1,000 each offered to students pursuing any post-secondary education who demonstrate a strong commitment to their communities through volunteer work, community participation, leadership or other activities.
“At TransCanada, we support education and training opportunities in the communities where we do business,” the company said.
“Through these efforts we aim to build community capacity, develop the next generation of community leaders, and provide a skilled workforce for our industry.”
TransCanada will be accepting applications annually from January 15 to April 15.
To learn more, visit www.tcscholarships.com.