CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - April 16, 2014) - BluEarth Renewables Inc. (BluEarth) is pleased to announce that it has launched its Aboriginal Clean Energy Scholarship (ACES).
BluEarth is inviting students to submit applications for its inaugural ACES program. The ACES provides financial support of $3,000 per academic year and skills development opportunities for Canadian aboriginal students pursuing trades certification, diploma, degree and other programs from accredited post-secondary institutions.
Successful candidates will have an opportunity for a paid internship and to be partnered with a BluEarth team member who will act as a learning partner throughout their academic year. "The scholarship offer a unique opportunity for aboriginal students to gain work experience and learn from one of the most experienced renewable power generation teams in the country," said Kent Brown, President & CEO of BluEarth.
"This program allows BluEarth to support education and collaborate with the next generation of Aboriginal business leaders," Brown went on to say.
For more details on eligibility or to submit an application, please visit: www.bluearth.ca/aces.
About BluEarth Renewables Inc.
Headquartered in Calgary, Canada, BluEarth is a private independent renewable power producer, focused on the acquisition, development, construction and operation of wind, water, and solar projects in North America, with a primary focus in Canada. With the most experienced renewable energy development team in Canada, BluEarth's mission is to be the Canadian renewable energy leader by developing, building, and operating a portfolio that optimizes people, planet, and profit. BluEarth believes it has the power to change the future by demonstrating how to be sustainable and profitable, leaving the world a better place. For more information, visit bluearth.ca.