Category: News

Under The Hood | April 2021

April 15th, 2021 by

TOPICS IN UNDER THE HOOD FOR APRIL 2021: FutureTechs Rock Awards | Join TechForce’s Peer Network | John Weinberger Driven to Care Legacy Scholarship | Harbor Freight Teacher Excellence Prize | New Partners: CADIA & STEAM Sports Foundations | TechForce Scholarship | NC3 and SkillsUSA signing days Nominate a student for the FutureTechs Rock Awards

RELEASE: Nominations for 2021 FutureTechs Rock Awards now open

April 6th, 2021 by

Ten transportation technician students to be recognized for outstanding contributions as role models at school and in their communities TechForce Foundation Now Accepting Nominations for its 3rd Annual FutureTechs Rock AwardsTM Ten transportation technician students to be recognized for outstanding contributions as role models at school and in their communities April 6, 2021 — SCOTTSDALE,

Under The Hood | March 2021

March 31st, 2021 by

TOPICS IN UNDER THE HOOD FOR MARCH 2021: TechForce Peer Network | FutureTechs Rock Awards | Vaughn Gittin Jr Shout Out To TechForce | SkillsUSA Restoring Cars | Reviews About TechForce’s Peer Network| Greg Settle To Retire | Jessi Combs Legacy | NCAT & Wrench Nation Partners With TechForce | FREE Training & eLearning Videos

Spark News | March 2021

March 30th, 2021 by

TOPICS IN SPARK NEWS FOR JANUARY 2021: TechForce Peer Network Launch | FutureTechs Rock Awards 2021 | Vaughan Gittin Jr. Give Shout-Out To TechForce | TechForce Scholarship | TMC Diesel Scholarship | Reviews About The New TechForce Peer Network | Garage Gurus Scholarship | Submit Events To TechForce Peer Network | Jessi Combs Women’s History

Residual Values: Interview with Jennifer Maher

March 17th, 2021 by

3/17/2021 Read Premier Financial Services, LLC’s interview with TechForce Foundation CEO & Executive Director Jennifer Maher in their Residual Values newsletter. Learn more about TechForce Foundation, the ongoing transportation technician shortage and Jennifer’s own experience as a woman in the transportation industry. You can read the full interview below, or as PDF in your browser

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