Category: Scholarships

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

Announcing Penske Outstanding Student Award Winner

February 5th, 2021 by

  Congratulations Melesa Starks – Winner of the Roger Penske Outstanding Student Award Melesa is described by many as the “ideal candidate.” In addition to a perfect school record, her enthusiasm for the industry was evident to instructors in both her Automotive II and Volvo SAFE programs. Fellow students know Melesa is the one they

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

Announcing Roger Penske Outstanding Student Award winner

October 13th, 2020 by

  Congratulations to Joel McCallister (representing UTI-Orlando) –  winner of the Roger Penske Outstanding Student Award!   “From my very first class at UTI, I have done my very best in all things. And for this reason, I have excelled,” writes Joel.  Joel is newly-graduated, having earned 19 Student of the Course awards during his Automotive & Diesel

Meet the inspiring students receiving the Justin Beutel Memorial Scholarship

August 24th, 2020 by

Meet the inspiring students receiving the Justin Beutel Memorial Scholarship Scottsdale, Ariz – August 24, 2020 – TechForce Foundation has the privilege to award the Justin Beutel Memorial Scholarship to qualified, dedicated and passionate motorcycle technician students. The two students recently selected to receive the award both show strong dedication to their education and exhibit

Bertoti Family announces memorial scholarship to continue in perpetuity

October 5th, 2019 by

  By Greg Settle, TechForce Foundation Director of National Initiatives   TechForce Foundation® Willy Bertoti Memorial Scholarship to Continue in Perpetuity   At Pottstown High School memorial gathering, Bertoti familyannounces the Memorial Scholarship to continue in Willy’s memory   Pottstown, PA – October 5, 2019 – It has been five years since Willy Bertoti, an

Student profile: Daimler Trucks North America ‘Finish First’ scholarship recipient Twyla

August 22nd, 2019 by

  Student receives Daimler Trucks North America ‘Finish First’ scholarship   Meet Twyla. Thanks to TechForce Foundation’s “Daimler Trucks North America ‘Finish First’ MSAT” Scholarship, Twyla completed her advanced technician training earlier this summer and is now pursuing her dream of a career as a professional transportation technician.   TechForce Foundation heard from Twyla before

FORD, FUTURETECH SUCCESS CAMPAIGN SEEK TO HIGHLIGHT AUTOMOTIVE CAREERS

December 5th, 2018 by

        Scottsdale, Ariz. — December 5, 2018 — Ford Motor Company is continuing to work with the TechForce Foundation to inspire tomorrow’s workforce of automotive technicians through a new FutureTech Success® campaign. This initiative will send the message to current and future techs that Ford respects, appreciates and champions trained technicians. TechForce