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TransAlta owns, operates and develops a diverse fleet of electrical power generation assets in Canada, the United States and Australia and works diligently to be a responsible neighbour that partners with local communities to build relationships based on trust and respect.

For over 100 years, TransAlta has been a proud community member that believes education helps build healthy and prosperous communities and through our Indigenous Bursary, we support students to reach their full potential. TransAlta’s bursary program encourages and assists Indigenous students in obtaining post-secondary and trades education as well as other job training.

TransAlta Indigenous Student Bursary

Seven (7) bursaries for Indigenous students attending post-secondary institutions – college or university.  Three (3) bursaries for students training in the trades – technical college or apprenticeship program.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: August 1, November 1, February 1
Program of Study: Any
Level of Study: Any
Indigenous Affiliation: Any
Other: Preference to students from communities where TransAlta has operations.