Industry Insights

2018 Support Ontario Youth $500 Education Scholarship Winners

November 21, 2018

Support Ontario Youth would like to congratulate our scholarship winners for 2018. Each was awarded $500 to help support them in continuing their apprenticeships. We wish them all the best of luck as they take their first step into an amazing career.

Alexandre F. - Electrical

“I would like to thank everyone for this opportunity. Receiving this scholarship has a great effect on showing how hard work and determination can pay off. I am honored to be one of the 10 electrical recipients.”


Carter S. - Plumbing  

“Receiving the SOY scholarship award means some much-needed financial relief to me in helping to pay my way through my apprenticeship schooling as well as prove that my hard work is being recognized.”


Colin N.- Electrical

“With this scholarship you are helping me fulfill my dreams of becoming an electrician and working toward more supervisory roles.  I plan on using this money to help fund the purchase of books to further my learning goals.”


Gregory T. - Electrical

“I would like to thank Support Ontario Youth for all of the time and effort that they put into making sure apprentices are getting the proper training they need and offering help when it is needed.”


India S. - Electrical

“Receiving this scholarship is such an honour and encourages me to continue to strive to do the best that I can.”


James W. - Electrical

“This scholarship will help with my budget during trade-school, it will allow me to replace some broken and lost tools I have accumulated during my apprenticeship.”


Kevin K.- Electrical

“I would like to thank Support Ontario Youth for this opportunity. This scholarship will help me to purchase more tools in which I can use to better myself in this career!”


Kyle L. - Electrical

“Attending school can sometimes put a strain on your bank account so this money will go a long way in helping my wife and I who have two young kids.”


Lucas P.- Motive Power

"Winning this scholarship affords me the opportunity to stress a great deal less.”


Max N. - Electrical

This scholarship reinforced my belief that trades are the way to go in terms of career opportunities and that all my hard work in school has been more than worth the effort.”

Are you interested in starting a career in the trades? Apply for Support Ontario Youth’s annual scholarship to help support you in your apprenticeship training. Take the first step into a lucrative and fulfilling career in the trades with Support

2018 Support Ontario Youth $500 Education Scholarship Winners

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This Employment Ontario Program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario.