Multiple scholarships are available to anyone interested in entering into the Merit Shop construction industry.

1. Mike Rowe offering scholarship


2. BrassCraft Zell Scholarship Program

Brasscraft Manufacturing Company, a leading provider of branded rough plumbing/pipefitting products, announced it is accepting 2021 applications for its BrassCraft® Zell Scholarship Program, which provides financial assistance to pipefitting and plumbing apprentices. This year marks the eighth year that Brasscraft Mfg. Co has offered scholarships. The company has awarded more than a half million dollars in funding since program inception.

Full program requirements can be found on the company’s website. Interested apprentices should apply online at:  The funds are sent directly to your school.  Rhode Island Construction Training Academy meets the criteria.

3. Trimmer Education Foundation Scholarship

4. American Trucks

2 scholarships for $2,000 each are awarded twice a year (4 scholarships total) to students who are currently enrolled full-time in an accredited United States technical institute, 2/4 year college/university with program in construction management, secondary votech school or tuition bearing apprenticeship program in the traditional building trades(e.g. carpentry, HVAC, electrical or related fields of study). Students pursuing certificate programs or apprenticeship programs are welcome to apply. Two scholarships will be awarded for the fall semester and two scholarships will be awarded for the spring semester. The application can be found here                                                                                                                                                                          

5. Women in HVAC Scholarship Program

6.  Trade Academy

  WD-40 Company and Housecall Pro are partnering to support skilled trades through Trade Academy and a $50,000    scholarship fund .  HVAC students, gear up for your career with $50,000 in scholarships.  Apply now, apply here