TransCanada Community Scholarships

Training for your future? Our TransCanada Community Scholarships offer financial assistance in four categories.

  1. TransCanada Indigenous Legacy Scholarships
    1. Canada: 25 Scholarships x C$5,000
      U.S.: 25 Scholarships x US$5,000
      Mexico: 10 Scholarships x Mex$40,000
      TransCanada supports learning opportunities for Indigenous people to provide a well-trained Indigenous workforce and to build capacity within their communities. Through the TransCanada Indigenous Legacy Scholarship, we hope to address the educational needs identified by Indigenous communities to fuel long-term, positive change and to leave a positive legacy within communities.
      The TransCanada Indigenous Legacy Scholarship is offered on an annual basis to up to 60 students from communities across our North American footprint. Scholarships are available to First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Non Status, Native American and Indigenous (Mexico) students pursuing any full-time, post-secondary program at a registered education institute.
  2. TransCanada Community Leaders Scholarship
    1. Canada: 50 Scholarships x C$1,000
      U.S.: 50 Scholarships x US$1,000
      Mexico: 10 
      Scholarships x Mex$40,000
      Giving back to communities has been part of TransCanada’s culture for more than 65 years. We have created the TransCanada Community Leaders Scholarship to recognize and support the students who display the same commitment to building the health and vitality of the communities where they live.
      The TransCanada Community Leaders Scholarship is offered on an annual basis to up to 110 students from communities across our North American footprint. Scholarships are available to students who demonstrate a strong commitment to their communities through volunteer work, community participation, leadership or other activities.
  3. TransCanada Trade Scholarships (Canada and U.S. only)
    1. Canada: 75 Scholarships x C$1,000
      U.S.: 75 Scholarships x US$1,000
      As a leading North American energy infrastructure company well positioned for continued growth, TransCanada wants to promote and encourage the development of a skilled energy workforce in the communities where we live and work. We have developed the TransCanada Trades Scholarship to support those students who are pursuing a career in trades relevant to the energy industry.
      The TransCanada Trades Scholarship is offered on an annual basis to up to 150 students from communities across TransCanada’s Canadian and American footprint. Scholarships are offered to students who are entering or enrolled in a qualifying trades program at a registered education institute.
  4. TransCanada Women’s Scholarship (Mexico only)

Deadline:  April 15, 2018 11:59:59 PM EST


Saskatchewan School Boards Association

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of demonstrated good character, community leadership, financial need, and a 500-word essay. The application deadline is Aug. 31 each year. To access the application form and view the rubric that is being used to score the scholarships, visit:

Scholarships:  2 x $2500 (degree program and technical/trade program)