Columbia Basin Student Homebuilder Scholarship Fund
Through the generous sponsorship arrangement with the NEOHBA, a revolving scholarship fund has been established. Awarded annually, generated dollars will be provided to support graduating high school seniors who have actively participated in the program and express a desire to pursue post high school education in a CTE related field though a four year, two year, or trade school opportunity.
The first round of the CBSHP scholarships will be awarded in the spring of 2015.
Northeast Oregon Home Builders Association Annual Scholarship
The Northeast Oregon Home Builders Association (NEOHBA) is offering several $1,500 scholarships to help educate and train individuals in a “Profession” related to the building industry. The scholarship recipient will be selected on the basis of his/her potential to succeed.
Applicants must currently be an enrolled high school senior or college student, be a resident of Umatilla, Morrow, Baker, Wallowa, or Union County, and have an interest in and intent to pursue a career in a Construction Profession. These professions/trades might be, but are not limited to; welding, heating and ventilating, heavy equipment operating, carpentry with wood or metal, electrical wiring, plumbing, construction managing architect/engineering (civil, landscape, landscaping, structural, etc.)
If you wish to learn more about building trade career opportunities go online to the Oregon State Building & Construction Trades Council or the different colleges who offer Construction Management Degrees.
Application forms are available below or by mail at Northeast Oregon Home Builders Association: P.O. Box 436 Hermiston, OR 97838. Deadline for application is May 4, 2015, and can be mailed to the above NEOHBA address or given to high school counseling office.