Friday Flash, May 15, 2020


Rees Scholarship
In partnership with SkillsUSA, The Clifford H. “Ted” Rees, Jr. Scholarship Foundation — an Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute Charitable Foundation — is proud to offer eight one-time, merit-based $2,500 scholarships to SkillsUSA students who are currently enrolled in a HVACR or a general construction program and who will be pursuing college/postsecondary career training in the HVACR industry. The scholarship is intended to provide tuition support in the 2021-22 school year. Application deadline is May 31.  To apply, go to:

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Offer from Fine Homebuilding

In their continuing efforts to Keep Craft Alive, the editors of Fine Homebuilding Magazine are offering displaced trade-school students free access to all of their digital content and are working with teachers across the country to set up packages of content to fit their needs.  Students who are currently enrolled in school to study residential construction are encouraged to visit