The Women of PLT Bursary is open to students in their first or second year of a Powerline Technician Diploma. The recipient will receive $1000 towards the cost of tuition, made payable to the educational institution.

Applicants are required to submit an essay of 1000 words or less, describing the benefits of a diversified workforce to Canada’s electricity sector.

Please include the following on your cover page:


Contact Information


Name of Educational Institution


Year and Month of program intake

Submissions are accepted November 1, 2019, until December 31, 2019. Please email your cover letter and essay to info@womenofplt.com and include “Student Bursary 2019” as your subject line.

Women of Powerline Technicians promotes the values of diversity, inclusion and equality in the trades. Through the generous support of Utilities Kingston, this bursary is made possible. Women of PLT thanks Utilities Kingston for their support in the continued development of an inclusive electricity sector.