The Saratoga Builders Association Inc. announced
its continued monetary commitment to
education with the awarding of a $1,000 student
scholarship in 2016.
The organization makes this scholarship
available annually to high school seniors who are
planning to pursue a construction industry education
at a two- or four-year accredited college
or university or to students who would like to
purchase tools for employment in construction.
The association said students must have a
GPA of 3.0 or higher to be eligible. They must
also demonstrate current or past involvement
in the construction field, including classes taken
in high school. Each applicant must also submit
a high school transcript or list of construction
classes taken, plus a short essay describing why
they are interested in a construction industry
career and what events led to this decision.
Applications for the scholarship program
must be postmarked on or before April 1. Only
the first 25 completed applications will be accepted.
The winner and their school will be
notified by June 1.
To receive a scholarship application, please
contact Barry Potoker, executive director, at
366-0946 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Saratoga Builders Association, Inc. is a
specialized professional trade association. Its
membership includes residential and commercial
builders, developers, remodelers, building
material suppliers, sub-contractors, financial
institutions, architects, engineers, realtors, attorneys
and other industry professionals.
The SBA has contributed over $900,000 to
local charities through their premiere, annual
event each fall, the Saratoga Showcase