Six individuals awarded 2,500 scholarships.
Delta Faucet Co.
recently announced the winners of six $2,500 scholarships for students
pursuing plumbing-heating-cooling related studies. The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling
Contractors (PHCC) Educational
Foundation administers the scholarship program and is responsible for selecting
the scholarship award winners.
Delta Faucet Co. has sponsored
scholarship awards through PHCC each year since 1986. 2010 marks the 25th year of support, with a
total of $375,000 awarded to 150 students pursuing studies in the plumbing,
heating, cooling industry.
“Reaching a 25-year
milestone of continuous support for our scholarships makes it clear that Delta
Faucet is in the contractor’s corner and supporting education for the future of
our industry,” said Foundation Chairperson Bill Jones.
“Education is the best
solution for keeping our industry up to speed on the rapid changes taking place
in our markets,” said Jon Dartt, vice president of trade
sales for Delta Faucet Co. “Delta Faucet is happy to be celebrating 25 years of
helping students get started on their industry careers with a sound
following students were awarded 2010 scholarships:
Ryan Calhoun of Haltom City, Tex., is currently
enrolled in the PHCC of Texas four-year plumbing apprentice program, with an
expected graduation in March 2012.
of Clinton, Mass.,
is enrolled at Wentworth Institute of Technology and is pursuing a four-year
degree in construction management.
Mattern of Attica, Ind.,
is enrolled at Purdue
University and is pursuing
a four-year degree in building construction management.
Mohnacs of Woodbridge, Va., is enrolled at Washington & Lee University
and is pursuing a four-year degree in mechanical engineering.
Angela Rich of Mackinaw, Ill., is
currently attending Bradley
University, and is pursuing
a four-year degree in construction management. Her anticipated graduation date
is May 2011.
Scurlock of Jackson, Ohio, will
be entering a five-year plumbing apprentice program this fall with the local
plumbers and pipefitters union.
To qualify for a $2,500
scholarship, students must submit a detailed application including a letter of
recommendation from an active member of the PHCC-National Association and enroll
in a plumbing-heating-cooling-related course of study or apprentice program.
Delta Faucet Celebrates 25 Years Of PHCC Scholarships
September 3, 2010