Scholarships & Grants

SCHOLARSHIPS

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JUNE 7th!

Applications are now open for the NNCA's 2019 Apprentice Scholarships. Download the application package PDF icon here.

There are three scholarships available, each valued at $1600. An applicant must meet the following criteria to be eligible to apply for an Apprentice Scholarship:

  • Resident of the Northwest Territories or Nunavut
  • Registered as an apprentice in a trade in the Northwest Territories or Nunavut
  • Passed first or subsequent apprenticeship and industry training exam
  • Have at least one more period of technical training remaining in your program
  • Employed by a member of the NNCA (members are listed in the NNCA’s online directory)
  • Returning to work for the sponsoring NNCA employer

The deadline for submissions is June 7th, 2019 at 5:00pm MT. Completed applications must be submitted by email to info@nnca.ca.

GRANTS

The Federal Government offers grants to registered apprentices to support pursuing a career in a Red Seal designated trade.

The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant provides financial support to registered apprentices in a Red Seal Trade.

The Apprenticeship Completion Grant is grant available to registered apprentices who have successfully completed their apprenticeship training and obtained their journeyperson certification in a designated Red Seal Trade.

Eligible apprentices can receive up to $4,000 in federal grants to support their trade training.