StrataTech Education Group
StrataTech Education Group Partners with Distribution Contractors Association to Award up to $1 Million in Combined Scholarships. StrataTech Education Group is partnering with Distribution Contractors Association (DCA) for a ‘Million Dollar Pledge to Get Americans to Work’ campaign. As part of this partnership, StrataTech will provide 100 half-off tuition scholarships to upskill skilled trade workers. Men and women who work for a DCA-affiliated company and have been sponsored for tuition assistance by their company are eligible to apply for one of the scholarships. Each scholarship awarded by StrataTech will cover half of each employee’s tuition while the remaining balance will be sponsored by each recipient’s respective employer. Scholarship recipients can then use the funds toward any program at The Refrigeration School, Inc., Tulsa Welding School, Tulsa Welding School Jacksonville or Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center, including programs in welding, HVAC & refrigeration, electrical applications, among others. Here you will find info about the program and how to apply for the scholarships.
Center for Workforce Development
CEWD was formed to help utilities work together to develop solutions to the coming workforce shortage in the utility industry. They developed many of the materials on this page—but they have even more available to CEWD Members. Check out Ten Quick Ways To Get More Out Of Your CEWD Membership.
Get Into Energy
Developed by CEWD, this website builds awareness among students, teachers, military veterans, transitioning workers, and others about career opportunities available in the energy industry. A great source for energy companies seeking new hires. For example, you could target women with social posts featuring information from this page.
Helmets to Hardhats
Helmets to Hardhats is a national, nonprofit program that connects transitioning active-duty military service members, veterans, National Guard and Reservists with skilled training and quality career opportunities in the construction industry. Advertise your open positions there.
Mike Rowe Works
You know Rowe. He’s into hard work and he promotes it through the Mike Rowe Works Foundation. Here you’ll find a great place to list your open positions, info on his Work Ethic Scholarship Program, and more.
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. The organization has many educational programs and competitions that promote and reward the skills needed in your future workforce.
Troops to Energy Jobs
The Troops to Energy Jobs Initiative is designed to help veterans and members of the National Guard and Reserves make a successful transition to a rewarding career in the energy industry. CEWD member companies can sign up here to gain access to resumes from veterans seeking employment in your area.
Veterans in Energy
This organization provides transition, retention and professional development support to the growing population of military veterans who have chosen energy careers. Especially handy are the materials that line-up military specialization with civilian jobs in the energy industry.