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2020 Post Secondary Scholarships

Trades NL understand that education is important to our members and their families, which is why each year we offer a number of opportunities to support them financially.


This year, ten (10) $1,000 university/trades scholarships will be awarded to a dependent of a Trades NL Member.


  • Must be a dependent of a member of one of the 16 NL Building Trades Unions;
  • A dependent would include a child, grandchild, or partner;
  • A resident of Newfoundland & Labrador;
  • Completed high school; and
  • Enrolled full-time for the Fall 2020 academic term at a recognized post-secondary institution.

Application Requirements

  • 2020 Trades NL Post-Secondary Scholarship application form;
  • Resume;
  • Official high school transcript of your final year marks;
  • Acceptance letter or enrollment confirmation from post-secondary institution;
  • Two (2) letters of reference; and
  • 250 words essay on one (1) of the following topics:
    • The value of unionized skilled trade workers
    • The benefits of NL resource projects being constructed by Newfoundlanders & Labradorians
  • Note: essays may be used by Trades NL for newsletters, advertising and digital media


Submit completed applications to: 80 Mews Place, St. John’s, NL, A1B 4M3 or email: partnership@tradesnl.com

Deadline for submission of applications is October 21, 2020

Click here to view and print the 2020 Poster

Click here to view and print the 2020 Application