Carpenter Millwright College strives for excellence and has established an Awards Program to recognize and reward superior academic achievement. Upon each graduation, awards are granted to individuals in each category to give recognition for their outstanding achievement.
The College reserves the right to limit the award and make changes that circumstance may require. Every effort is made to display the most recent award recipient. In addition, to ensure fair and equitable distribution, the College reserves the right to limit the number of awards a student shall receive.
Andrew Winsor Memorial Award
This award has been established in memory of a Millwright student, Andrew Winsor. It was established in recognition of his contribution to school spirit and ability to bring fun and laughter to the College’s learning environment. It is awarded to a Millwright student who best exemplifies Andrew’s virtues and makes an outstanding contribution to school spirit.
Award of Excellence
Presented to the student who demonstrates exceptional Leadership and Safety, and achieves outstanding Academic Excellence within their program.
Ben Curtis Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is presented annually to a student enrolled in the second, third or fourth blocks of the Carpentry Program who exhibits dedication, good skill development, leadership, professionalism, and good academic performance.
Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (JATC) Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded annually to a child or spouse of a member of Local 579, Local 1009, or signatory contractor.
Presented to a student who exerts an outstanding dedication to the program; improves and builds upon skills; willingly accepts challenges; and demonstrates respect for peers and Instructors.
Vince Burton Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is presented annually to a student enrolled in the second, third, or fourth level of the Carpentry Apprenticeship Program who not only exemplifies a scholastic pursuit and strives to excel at their trade but is also an active Union member, who has the heart and determination to help further both themselves and their brothers and sisters.
Perfect Attendance Award
Presented to a student who completes an apprenticeship program with a 100% attendance record.