Category: News

Under The Hood | February 2021

February 10th, 2021 by

Topics in Under the Hood for February 2021: Scholarship management of New Ford Tech’s ASSET program | TMCSuperTech mobile game | Be A Pathfinder – Learning Quiz | Scholarship winner – Penske Outstanding Student Award | CRC Industries joins TechForce | Donate Your Car | CREF 30 years | WD-40 increases participation in TechForce |

Spark News | January 2021

January 28th, 2021 by

Topics in Spark News for January 2021: Available Scholarships | Be A Pathfinder Learning Style Quiz | SkillsUSA Outstanding CTE Educator Award | Scholarship Recipient Chasity overcomes obstacles. | Tire Business Live Stream webinar with Jen Maher | UTI consolidates Avondale & Phoenix campuses | ASE has a new website TechForce Foundation scholarships TechForce Foundation

Spark News | December 2020

December 1st, 2020 by

  Topics in Spark News for December 2020: Ford ASSET program, CarQuest WorldPAC virtual training, Penske Outstanding Student Award, Skills USA Virtual Conference, Gen Zers Like Classic Cars, Transitioning Veterans Into Technicians   Ford ASSET scholarships now available through TechForce We teamed up with our partner Ford Motor Company to make it easier for you

Spark News | September 2020

September 29th, 2020 by

Topics in Spark News for September 2020: 10k Scholarship Jessi Combs Foundation | Penske’s racing pit: NASCAR, SkillsUSA & Hot Rodders of Tomorrow | New Partners:  Minnesota Transportation Center of Excellence and North Carolina A&T | Carl Tapp Memorial Scholarship awarded to Arkansas State University student | TechForce Foundation awards Brienne Davis Memorial Scholarship  

Spark News | August 2020

August 24th, 2020 by

Topics in Spark News for August 2020: Because I’m A Tech | MMI Scholarship Recipients | Ultimate Guide to Transportation Tech Careers | Earn Credits Towards Tech School Join the conversation! “Because I’m a Tech…” 2020 Our 2020 “Because I’m a Tech…” campaign is in full swing now through September 11th! Follow along as real

Spark News | May 2020

May 28th, 2020 by

Topics in Spark News for May 2020: Women in Tech | MMI Marine Student Scholarship | How To Talk To Your Parents | Student Earns 90+ Certifications Women in Tech Guide Now Available! Opportunity abounds for women interested in transportation technician careers. To help you navigate the industry TechForce published our Women in Tech e-book.

Spark News | April 2020

April 8th, 2020 by

 Topics in Spark News for April 2020: FutureTechs Rock Awards | Motorius – Phoenix Art Museum | Recipient of the Sunstate Equipment Diesel Scholarship | Automotive Technician vs. Mechanic | Arkansas Trucking Association’s Carl Tapp Memorial Technician Scholarship Vote now for the FutureTechs Rock Grand Prize Winner We’re excited to announce our judges’ picks for

Spark News | January 2020

January 31st, 2020 by

TOPICS IN SPARK NEWS FOR January 2020: Be A Pathfinder – Learning Quiz | UTI Ignite Program | TMC Diesel Technician Scholarships | ClassicCars.com – Partners with TechForce Foundation Discover how you learn best Are you a tactile, audial or visual learner? Once you know how you learn best you can find a path to

2019 Techs Rock People’s Choice Grand Prize Winner

December 10th, 2019 by

  NEWS RELEASE TechForce Announces the 2019 Techs Rock People’s Choice Grand Prize Winner – Melina Algier of Farnsworth Chevrolet SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — December 10, 2019 — TechForce Foundation, announces that Melina Algier, a service technician at Farnsworth Chevrolet in Canandaigua, New York has been named the 2019 People’s Choice Grand Prize Winner of its

Announcing 2019 Techs Rock Awards Category Winners

December 2nd, 2019 by

  NEWS RELEASE TechForce Foundation Announces its 2019 Techs Rock Awards Winners Five transportation technicians recognized as outstanding mentors, role models and professionals – now compete for People’s Choice Grand Prize Award. SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — December 2, 2019 — TechForce Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on championing students to and through their technical education and