SASKATCHEWAN CONSTRUCTION WEEK – APRIL 11-17, 2018

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Saskatchewan Construction Week will celebrate the important economic and social contributions made by the province’s second-largest private sector employer.

One highlight of the week is “Inclusive Day.” This unique event brings together organizations who provide opportunities to anyone considering a career in the construction industry.

SASKATCHEWAN YOUTH APPRENTICESHIP SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED TO 100 HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS ACROSS THE PROVINCE

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Saskatchewan Youth Apprenticeship (SYA) Industry Scholarships have been awarded to 100 graduating high school students in 72 communities across the province this year.  The $1,000 scholarships are awarded to students who’ve completed the SYA Program, a program overseen by the Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission (SATCC) that exposes students to opportunities in the skilled trades.

APPRENTICESHIP INCENTIVE GRANT FOR WOMEN

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In Budget 2018, the Government of Canada announced a new Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women to further support women in entering, progressing, and completing their training in Red Seal trades where women are underrepresented. The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant for Women (AIG-W) is a taxable cash grant of $3,000 per year/level (or equivalent) up to a maximum amount of $6,000 per person.