Applicants are required to write a short essay between 300 – 500 words explaining why they are pursuing a career in their chosen trade of either Carpentry/Joinery or Millwright. Applications will be accepted from graduating students who are starting their Apprenticeship as a 1st year Apprentice or from graduating students who have completed their first year in high school through the YTT (Youth Train in Trades) and are enrolling in Level 2. The graduate must be completing high school within this calendar school year (September 2020 – June 2021). Successful applicants will receive their bursary money only after proof of registration in their trade is received.
Applications and essays are to be forwarded by April 23, 2021 to:
C.M.A.W. Local 2300 Education Committee, 2 – 2320 Columbia Avenue, Castlegar, BC V1N 2X1 or by fax: (250) 365-2164 (please do not email the applications)
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