NCHCA Bursary Program

NCHCA Bursary Program

The online application form for the 2024 Bursary Program will be available on May 1, 2024.

In support of its objective to promote recruitment to the heavy construction industry and encourage educational development, the National Capital Heavy Construction Association offers three bursaries of $2,500 each to eligible member-employees and their children.

  • Presidents Award
  • Board of Directors Award
  • Women in Construction Award

Preference may be given to applicants enrolled in courses related to the industry.

Applicants must be:

  • an employee of an NCHCA member, or the child of a person who works for an NCHCA member,
  • registered full-time at a Canadian post-secondary institution, and
  • entering at least the second year of an undergraduate program or the first year of a graduate program.

Application requirements (documents may be uploaded through the online application form)

  • completed application form
  • transcripts of previous scholastic results
  • evidence of university or college enrollment
  • two letters of reference attesting to personal attributes

Questions? Please contact Madison Johnson at info@nchca.ca.

NCHCA reserves the right to determine whether any applicants meet the criteria and how many, if any, bursaries are awarded. 

2023 Bursary Recipients


Mitchell Rintoul
ASL
Presidents Award


William Chicquen
Taggart Construction Limited
Board of Directors Award


Eden Brander-Whittingham
Louis W. Bray Construction
Women in Construction