OUR EDUCATION FUND
At Northwest, we’re proud to support all our team members families in the pursuit of higher education.
We believe everyone should have access to education. If you are a member of the Northwest Tanklines Team in any capacity, we encourage you to invite your children (or grandchildren) to take advantage of our funding program.
EDUCATION FUND SPECIFICATIONS
Available Amounts: Up to $5,000 per scholarship
Number of Scholarships Available: Maximum of 4
Areas of Study Covered: Trades, Business, Sciences, Maths, Technology, Social Impact, Education
Application Deadlines: January 15 and August 15 annually
Course Load Requirements: Part-Time (1/3 minimum) or Full-Time
Academic Standing Requirements: 70% or minimum program requirement
Community Service Hours: 120 hours
WHO CAN APPLY?
We designed our Education Fund to be flexible, accessible, and applicable to any full or part-time educational, trade or technical pursuits in Canada or the United States. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds who are pursuing an education in Sciences, Technology, Education, Maths, Trades, Business, Arts or Professional Certifications and Designations.
DO YOU DRIVE WITH NORTHWEST?
We are especially interested in offering this opportunity to our drivers’ families. If you are a driver, please share this opportunity with your families! Don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions.
Every year, the Northwest Opportunities Through Education Scholarship Program disburses $25,000 in scholarships and bursaries to support the continued education of Northwest families. Each applicant can receive up to $5000 in scholarships from the education fund.
To apply, all applicants must:
- Be enrolled or enrolling in a full-time or part-time program at an accredited institution for the upcoming school year.
- Provide a transcript with marks from final year of secondary or previous post-secondary education showing a minimum grade achievement of 70%.
- Provide an essay outlining student’s career goals.
- Provide an essay outlining student’s community involvement and/or extra-curricular activities.
For more details, see the full scholarship guidelines here.
We accept applications twice a year. Applicants need to complete and submit all documents for their application by August 15th for the Fall Semester and January 15th for the Winter Semester.
DEADLINES FOR APPLICATIONS:
Fall Semester. August 15th
Winter Semester. January 15th