This scholarship is offered to students that will be participating in a residential trades-related field of study. The scholarship is available to high school and adult part time students who are or will be working in the industry, or full time students. Scholarships are awarded based on career goals, work experience, and/or community service. There is NO grade point average minimum.
Complete and sign this application, and submit the following documents:
1. A written or typed personal essay about yourself, and your interest in the skilled trades. You may include descriptions of classes you’ve taken, projects you’ve worked on, or previous and current work experience. A blank page is provided in this packet for you.
2. Two or more references, using the forms provided in this application. One reference must be a teacher (Adult students having been out of school longer than 5 years: if a teacher is not available, please use a mentor or similar for this reference). The others may include other teachers, school staff, an employer, or other professionals you know personally. If you’d like to include more than three references, please make copies of the reference forms in this packet.
3. Your most recent transcript for our consideration. Your GPA will not be a deterrent for your application. Transcripts must include attendance records, and be signed by a school official. Adult students having been out of school longer than 5 years need not send transcripts, but must send copy of diploma or GED.
4. OPTIONAL: It is highly encouraged to include photos, renderings, etc. of recent skilled trades related projects, or written descriptions of such. You may also include any awards or certificates you have achieved, or descriptions of current or previous work experience within the industry.
APPLICATIONS DUE NO LATER THAN APRIL 15.
You can complete this application online, but you must be able to upload or send in your references, essay, and transcripts of your diploma or GED.
Mail: 3165 Cabaret Trail South
If you qualify for this scholarship, you will be invited to an interview with a panel of building trades professionals.