CWB Welding Foundation Student Awards!

The CWB Welding Foundation and partners are inviting nominations for 3 awards for exemplary welding students.

The Joseph G Doria Exemplary Student Award is a national award that was established in 2013 to honour the leadership and long-standing contribution of Mr. Joseph G. Doria as Chairman of the CWB Group Board of Directors. Info link to the award is as follows:

The Hugh A. Krentz Student Award was established in 2015 to honor the contributions of Mr. Hugh Krentz as a member of the CWB Group Board of Directors from 1979 through 2010. Info link to the award is as follows:

Lastly, in terms of our awards, our Indspire Indigenous Bursary Award was set up to financially sup-port Indigenous students interested in post-secondary courses, apprenticeships or training related to or leading to careers in the welding and joining industry in Canada. Info link to the award is as follows:

The CWB Welding Foundation has also agreed to help advertise for the Nicole LeClair Welding Bursary Award, which goes to support Ontario Post-Secondary Welding students, so that may be of interest to everyone as well. The link to her award is as follows:

Please consider nominating your students for these opportunities and contact Cody Vigeant at for more information