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2021 Scholarship Recipients

Resources Events News & Photos Success Stories Donate Scholarships Contact 2021 TRADES & TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS -December 22, 2021- Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC), in partnership with Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro), awarded the 2021 Trades and Technology Scholarships for Women this month. Scholarships of $1,600 were awarded to six female students entering their […]

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2020-2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Our AGM was presented on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, as a Zoom webinar to celebrate last year’s highlights and share our priorities for the future. Recording  Click here to watch the AGM recording AGM Documents  AGM Agenda 2019-2020 AGM Minutes 2020-2021 Annual Report  WRDC Audited Financial Statements WRDC-ERC Audited Financial Statements    

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Marine Sector Experience Survey

Marine Sector Experience Survey If you work or have worked in the marine sector in Canada, please take the time to complete this survey. The Council of Marine Professional Associates (COMPASS) is an organization of private-sector businesses and public-sector organizations directly involved in marine transportation activities. COMPASS, in partnership with Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC), […]

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STEMforGIRLS Role Model Information Session

Introducing WRDC’s all-new interactive province-wide STEMforGIRLS Club. Our goal is to create awareness of opportunities in STEM by offering interactive hands-on activities, skill development, and post-secondary exploration. We aim to empower girls with the information and self-confidence needed to pursue STEM careers. Club activities are delivered both virtually and in-person and include a digital classroom, […]

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Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Recognition Award Recipients

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Recognition Award Recipients WRDC’s Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Recognition Awards were presented virtually to recipients during WRDC’s International Women’s Day celebration event on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. The event focused on the International Women’s Day 2021 campaign theme, #ChooseToChallenge. Since 2014, WRDC has been formally recognizing women, community, and industry players […]

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Join our online STEM Community

Join our online STEM community! Learn from successful women how to set yourself up for a science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) career. With a digital clubhouse, monthly STEM kits, regional events, and a provincial conference, you choose how and when you participate. Our STEMforGIRLS digital clubhouse is about to launch! Click here to register […]

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2020 Scholarships

Resources Events News & Photos Success Stories Donate Scholarships Contact 2021 TRADES & TECHNOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS Women in Resource Development Corporation (WRDC), in partnership with Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro), awarded the 2020 Trades and Technology Scholarships for Women this week. Scholarships of $1,800 were awarded to five female students entering their first year of a […]

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2019-2020 Virtual AGM

Our 2019-2020 virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) was presented on October 26, 2020, as a Zoom webinar, to celebrate last year’s highlights and share our priorities for the future. AGM Documents AGM Agenda 2019-2020 Annual Report  WRDC Audited Financial Statements WRDC-ERC Audited Financial Statements Click here to watch the AGM recording Click here to view […]

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