The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors—National Association (PHCC) Educational Foundation has announced the winners of 2017 scholarships awarded through the Foundation. Twenty-two students were awarded a total of $40,000 in scholarships funded by the Foundation, the South Jersey Mechanical Contractors Association, Gerry Kennedy, Anne Williams, the McGlame-Wordell Scholarship Committee, the PHCC Auxiliary of Texas, the PHCC Auxiliary of Massachusetts and PHCC’s Past National Officers.
Eric Truelove Jr. of Garner, North Carolina, has been awarded the 2017 Charles F. Hiley Memorial Scholarship, a $5,000 award funded by the PHCC Educational Foundation and South Jersey Mechanical Contractors Association.
The following students have been awarded $2,500 scholarships funded by the PHCC Educational Foundation: Karin Dahlin of Minneapolis, Minnesota; Ray Dolen of Yorba Linda, California; Theodore Krumholz of Fairmont, Minnesota; Rustam Ragin of Needham, Massachusetts; Jason Updike of Beaver Dam, Wisconsin; and Juan Antonio Yanes of Garden Grove, California.
The following students have been awarded $1,000 scholarships funded by the PHCC Educational Foundation: Sergio Arroyo of Santa Ana, California; Luca Borgese of North Tonawanda, New York; William Donovan of Morton, Pennsylvania; Jonathan Firkus of Bend, Oregon; James Kenney of Havertown, Pennsylvania; Noah Kienutske of Troy, Michigan; Joshua Oakley of Dayton, Indiana; John Pinedo of Orange, California; Michael Ryan of Redlands, California; and Thomas Ryan of Charlton, Massachusetts,
Nineteen additional students have also received 2017 scholarships thanks to $47,500 in funding provided by A. O. Smith, Bradford White, Delta Faucet Company, RIDGID and State Water Heaters. The winners of these awards will be announced at a later date.
More scholarship winners and information on the awards are posted online at PHCC’s website.