Electrical Student Level 1

Coast Capital Trading Up Initiative

Award at a glance


Dollar value

Maximum of $4000


External funding




Coast Capital Savings Federal Credit Union

Number of Awards

Multiple Awards

Award description

In 2022, Camosun College, with support from Coast Capital Savings Federal Credit Union, implemented this program to help students achieve their education goals and begin a fulfilling career in the Skilled Trades.

For over 80 years, Coast Capital has been helping their members achieve their goals by unlocking financial opportunities that positively impacts people and communities. The Coast Capital Trading Up Initiative at Camosun College will help support this goal, by supporting foundation and apprentice students from all demographics to find success in their education and skilled trade careers.



To apply for the Coast Capital Trading Up Initiative students must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident
  • Be applying for admission to an eligible full time skilled trade program of study
  • Applicants must be willing to engage in two separate interactions with Program Coordinator throughout their training period, in regards to the Coast Capital Trading Up Initiative
  • Students must also be willing to report to the Program Coordinator on their successes throughout their academic journey
  • Preference will be given to individuals that are unable to access other pathways of funding

Application process

Selection process

For more information, assistance, the application process, or to book a campus tour, please contact:

Jayna Wiewiorowski, Program Coordinator

Coast Capital Trading Up Initiative



Thank you to our donor

Thanks Donor

Coast Capital Savings Federal Credit Union

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