Mission Statement:

The Princess Auto Foundation provides financial assistance to pre-employment skilled trades & technology students enrolled at Canadian Colleges.

The Princess Auto Foundation Mandate:

We provide financial assistance to full-time students enrolled in pre-employment skilled trades & technology  programs at Canadian Colleges. Recipients have an unmet financial need and have demonstrated academic skills that will give them a high probability of successfully completing their program.

Each College administers their own awards.

Specifically, we are focused on programs that included, but are not limited to:

  • Carpentry
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Metal Machining and Fabrication
  • HVAC
  • Welding
  • Aircraft Maintenance
  • Motive Power
  • Engineering
  • Technology Programs

Who We Are

The Tallman Family (owners of Princess Auto Ltd.) of Winnipeg are committed to supporting education and quality of living initiatives for students and children.

In addition to the Princess Auto Foundation, The Tallman Foundation provides full scholarships to post-secondary students in Winnipeg.

The Play Through Foundation funds programs for children in Winnipeg’s inner city.

Education’s purpose
is to replace an
empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm S. Forbes