Applications are now being accepted for scholarships awarded through the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors - National Association Educational Foundation Scholarship Program. In 2012, up to 24 scholarships totaling more than $60,500 are targeted at students pursuing a course of study directly related to the plumbing/heating/cooling industry. Applications and supporting materialsare due no later than May 1

Select awards are limited to students enrolled in a plumbing or HVACR apprentice program; others are reserved for students studying at a community college, trade school or an undergraduate degree program at a four-year college.

The scholarship awards are sponsored by A. O. Smith, Bradford White Corp., Delta Faucet Co., RIDGID, the PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarship Fund, the South Jersey Mechanical Contractors Association, the PHCC of Massachusetts and PHCC of Texas auxiliaries and the PHCC past national officers. 

For information and application forms, students can visitwww.phccfoundation.orgor call the PHCC Educational Foundation at 800/533-7694.