Michaela Pennell was awarded a $1000 scholarship called the Youth Work in Trades Award for Joinery.
Michaela was a South Island Partnership student and completed Level 1 in her grade 12 year.
The Criteria for this award are
- Been registered with the Industry Training Authority as a Youth Apprentice
- Graduated with a Grade 12 Dogwood Diploma or Adult Dogwood
- Successfully completed WRK 11A, WRK 11B, WRK 12A, and WRK 12B
- Maintained a C+ average or better on Grade 12 numbered courses *
- Reported a total of at least 900 hours to the ITA
Michaela has now completed her Level 2 in Joinery at BCIT and working full time in Sidney as a Joiner.