Hydro One is committed to supporting First Nations, Métis and Inuit students who are interested in pursuing careers within the electricity sector. In 2011, Hydro One established the First Nations, Métis and Inuit Scholarship which was renamed the Leonard S. (Tony) Mandamin Scholarship in 2014.
The scholarship is granted annually to students studying electricity industry related disciplines at a recognized Ontario university or community college. Up to 15 scholarships are available annually to First Nations, Métis and Inuit students attending an Ontario university or college. The scholarship value is $5,000 for both college and university students. Scholarship recipients also have the opportunity to complete a paid developmental work term with Hydro One.
- Students must have completed a minimum of one year in an undergraduate program in one of the following areas: Electrical, Mechanical, Civil or Engineering/Technology, Computer Science, Forestry, Business, Information Technology, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science/Studies – or a combination of these programs,
- Not receiving more than one other scholarships of equal or greater value during application,
- Be legally eligible to work in Canada upon graduation,
- Be in good academic standing,
- Have demonstrated leadership skills,
- Have demonstrated involvement in extra-curricular activities either on-campus or within the community, including volunteer work,
- Have strong oral and written communication skills.
Deadline: December 31, 2014
More info at: http://www.hydroone.com/Careers/