Spark Power's "Be Powerful" Scholarship 2021

Spark PowerSpark Power is committed to providing high-quality services with integrity and professionalism throughout the communities in which we live and work.

As a leading independent provider of end-to-end electrical contracting services, operations and maintenance and energy solutions, Spark Power is building a team of exceptional people who want to shape the future of the power infrastructure and renewable energy markets across North America. We are growing quickly and looking for people who want to grow with us. Interested in joining our team?

Spark Power is offering 6 scholarships — along with a position with the company at one of its many Ontario locations — to students and apprentices from underrepresented communities.

  • 2 x 4-year scholarships for those joining our High Voltage team (For example: Powerline Technician; High Voltage Technician/Technologist)
  • 2 x 5-year scholarships for those joining our Lower Voltage team (For example: 309A Licensed Electrician; 442 Electrician; Electrical Designer)
  • 2 x 3-year scholarship for those joining our Renewables team (For example: Wind Technician; Solar Technician; Renewable Energy Technician)

This means there's over $100,000 available in support!

To view the full terms and conditions for this scholarship program, click here.

This application is open from September 15, 2021, to October 15, 2021. Selected recipients will be notified by November 1, 2021.

 

Eligibility Requirements

  • All applicants must be a Canadian citizen or have permanent residence status in Canada.
  • All applicants must be willing and able to work in a physical capacity at a Spark Power site in Ontario.
  • All applicants must be willing and able to participate in an interview with Spark Power representatives.
  • All applicants must be pursuing education or a career in the electrical industry at any level, from apprenticeship to post-graduate and beyond.

This scholarship is open to people from underrepresented communities (i.e BIPOC, women in trades, those living with disabilities, etc.). Whether you're in high school, college, or university, you're a newcomer to Canada, or you're searching for your second career, if you're interested in the trades, Spark Power wants to hear from you.

Apply Today

  • Complete the application form at apply.scholarshipscanada.com
  • Submit a 500 word essay or three minute video answering the following questions:
    • What is your interest and experience in the trades or construction?
    • Why is receiving this scholarship important to you?
    • How will receiving a Spark Power scholarship help you overcome barriers to success?
  • To attach your essay or video to your application, along with your transcript, please use the "My Documents" page. You can upload your essay directly, or if you're submitting a video, upload a document with a link to a private YouTube or Vimeo page. 

You could receive a multi-year scholarship and a position with Spark Power. Don't wait, apply now!