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STRAIT Group Ltd.

STRAIT delivers energy infrastructure construction solutions supporting oil & gas projects across Western Canada. Our reputation for proactive service and proven technical experience, paired with our ability to develop solutions tailored to the unique requirements of each project, allow us to safely realize efficiencies, reduce risk and generate cost savings for our clients.

We understand the industry in Canada is ever evolving. Through our legacy companies, we are well positioned to continue delivering project results through our culture of operational excellence. Our offices are strategically located in Calgary, Grande Prairie, and Fort St. John to seamlessly mobilize, manage and execute projects across Western Canada’s key operating areas.

STRAIT is committed to give back to the Indigenous communities where we operate to support and maintain positive Indigenous relations. STRAIT is happy to work with Indspire to offer the STRAIT Indigenous Trades Scholarship.

STRAIT Indigenous Trades Scholarship

This scholarship will be distributed annually to Indigenous students from communities where STRAIT conducts business and who are attending post-secondary institutions in their 2nd, 3rd or 4th year with demonstrated academic performance and financial need and with a preference to students studying in the following trade programs:

  • Welder
  • Steamfitter-Pipefitter
  • Construction Craft Labourer-Worker
  • Crane and Hoisting Equipment Operator
  • Gasfitter- Class A and B
  • Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Industrial Construction Crew Supervisor
  • Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
  • Insulator
  • Carpenter
  • Ironworker
  • Metal Fabricator
  • Painter and Decorator
  • Heavy Equipment Operator

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Preference for students studying in the above mentioned trade programs
Level of Study: 2nd, 3rd or 4th year of study
Indigenous Affiliation: Any