March 8, 2023 5:00am
Bruce Energy is marking Nationwide Engineering Month with a donation to help native youth. The corporate introduced $31,500 in funding for native organizations providing Science, Expertise, Engineering and Math (STEM) programming.
Recipients embrace numerous college applications via the Gray Bruce Ontario Youth Apprentice Program, together with First Lego League Robotics, Kinetic Knights First Robotics, Gray Bruce Regional Expertise Competitors, and Bluewater Regional Science and Expertise Truthful.
“As one of many world’s largest nuclear amenities, engineers play a significant function in Bruce Energy’s continued protected operation, as we offer a 3rd of the facility to Ontario properties, companies and hospitals,” mentioned Gary Newman, Bruce Energy’s Chief Engineer and Senior Vice President. “As we progress one among Canada’s largest clear power infrastructure initiatives with our Main Part Replacements and Life-Extension Program, we’re serving to to spark the subsequent era of engineers to make sure a steady and numerous workforce for many years to return.”
Every group utilized for help via Bruce Energy’s Group Funding Program.
Along with these donations, Bruce Energy yearly supplies STEM-focused elementary and secondary college awards throughout Bruce, Gray and Huron counties and scholarships for Indigenous college students.