Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) is a non-profit organization that aims to expand the involvement of professional women in all fields related to the renewable energy sector.
WiRE is pleased to award bursaries to women college or university students (undergraduate and graduate) to attend renewable conferences throughout the academic year. The bursaries support enable women to attend conference sessions and seminars on current energy topics and issues, view state-of-the-art technology at exhibitions, meet professionals in the renewable energy sector, and connect with employers about potential career opportunities.
Bursaries are currently being offered to attend:
- The Ontario Waterpower Association - Power of Water Canada Conference (Niagara-on-the-lake, ON)
- Canadian Wind Energy Association - Annual Conference and Exhibition (Calgary, AB)
- Association of Power Producers of Ontario - 28th Annual Canadian Power Conference & Networking Centre (Toronto, ON)
- Canadian Solar Industry Association - Annual Conference and Exhibition (Toronto, ON)
If you are are interested in applying, please see the attached pdf for further information regarding eligibility and the application process. You will also find information on our website.
Please note that the deadlines to attend the Ontario Waterpower Association and Canadian Wind Energy Association conferences are fast approaching so apply soon!